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Three injured in shooting in Middletown, police investigating


MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH) — Middletown Police are investigating after multiple people were injured in a shooting near McCarthy park Sunday afternoon.

Middletown PD and Connecticut State Police were on the lookout Sunday afternoon for a Ford Expedition possibly involved in a shooting in Middletown.

Police say the SUV has tinted windows and is carrying multiple occupants who are connected to a shooting that occurred in the area of McCarthy Park at 4:25 p.m.

Police say multiple shots were fired and three individuals were injured. Their injuries are non-life-threatening.

Middlesex Hospital was on lock down Sunday afternoon; that lock down has now been lifted.

According to police, this was an isolated incident.

The three people shot are expected to be OK.

The Major Investigations Division has been called in to investigate the incident. 

If anyone has any information about the shooting please contact the Middletown Police Department at 860-638-4000.

This is a breaking story. Stay tuned to for updates as they become available.

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