New London

Police Search for Man After Shooting Incident in New London

Police are looking for a man after a shooting incident in New London that occurred Saturday afternoon.

Police responded to Walden Avenue and saw a semiconscious gunshot victim on the sidewalk.

The victim was transported to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital with serious injuries.

Detectives are looking for 32-year-old Christopher Whitley in regards to the shooting incident. Whitley is possibly armed and considered dangerous, police said.

An unassociated felony narcotics warrant currently exists for Whitley, according to police.

Police said the incident does not appear to be a random act.

The investigation remains active and ongoing, according to police.

Anyone with information is asked to contact New London Police at (860) 447-5269 ext. 0.

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