DANBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Danbury police have made an arrest in the homicide of a 39-year-old man from Waterbury.
Police report that on Sunday at 10:35 p.m., the Danbury Police Department received complaints of a man who was shot in the area of Beaver Street and Elm Street. Upon arrival, officers found 39-year-old Raymond Simmons, of Waterbury, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
Simmons was transported to Danbury Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Thursday, police reported they have arrested 39-year-old Bryan Howell of North Grosvenor Dale Wednesday in connection to the homicide and have charged him with murder.
Police say Howell shot Simmons at a candlelight vigil.
Police believe Simmons was targeted.
Anyone with information related to the homicide is asked to contact Detective Travis Kupchok at 203-797-2168.