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Man Kills Self at Hoffman’s Gun Range in Newington: Police

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NBCConnecticut.com

A 29-year-old man died by suicide at Hoffman's Gun Center in Newington on Wednesday morning, according to police.

Officers said it happened inside of the store's indoor gun range, located on the Berlin Turnpike in Newington, at 9:56 a.m.

Multiple police cars and crime scene tape were seen outside of the store.

"Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family & friends of the troubled individual that took his life today, so sad!!!," Hoffman's posted on its Facebook page.

SUICIDE PREVENTION HELP: Here is information on suicide prevention from the National Institute of Mental Health. If you are in crisis, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255 or reach out to the Crisis Text Line by texting ‘Home’ to 741741.

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