NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A New Haven man died Wednesday evening from injuries sustained Monday during a shooting on Whalley Avenue.
New Haven Police identified the victim as 24-year-old Nathaniel Henry of New Haven.
Police report the shooting began in the drive-thru of the Wendy’s at 75 Whalley Avenue between Sperry and Dwight streets.
A person approached Henry’s SUV in the drive-thru and began firing. Henry was shot in the arm and drove off to evade the gunfire.
Henry crashed his SUV trying to escape further gunfire. His SUV crashed near 88 Broadway and rolled over.
Henry was hospitalized after the incident and his condition worsened during the week.