Police Release Video of Waterbury Shooting

Police are investigating a shooting that happened last week in Waterbury and they have released surveillance video in the hopes that someone can help them identify the shooter.

The shooting was reported at 7:24 p.m. last Wednesday, March 9, at Bank and Porter streets, in front of the Tropical market Grocery.

The video shows a group of people, including the shooter, inside a convenience store moments before a fistfight broke out outside.

Within minutes, one of the men pulled out a gun and fired a shot at another man, who limped away and back to the shop..

Police said his injuries are not life-threatening and he was released from St. Mary's Hospital the night he was treated.

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SHOOTING-3/9/16-Bank and Porter St.

Posted by Waterbury Police Department on Monday, March 14, 2016

The shooter ran south on Bank Street and police said they believe he frequents the area.

He is around 5-feet-8, between 18 and 20 and has short hair and he was wearing a blue OBEY hooded sweatshirt during the shooting.

Anyone with information about the shooting or who recognizes the shooter is asked to call 203-574-6941 or Crimestoppers at 203-755-1234. If you see him, do not approach him.

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