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Police ID Man Shot, Killed in Manchester

Police have identified the man who died after a shooting in Manchester on Monday.

Police said they responded to a home at 158 Eldridge St. around 1:25 p.m. and found the victim, later identified as 45-year-old Joseph Swan, of Manchester, with a gunshot wound to the head.

Swan was taken to Manchester Memorial Hospital, where he later died.

The incident is being investigated as a homicide at this time, police said, and investigators are actively following leads in the case.

Anyone with information should contact Detective Andrew Young of the Manchester Police Department at (860) 643-3348.

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