44-year-old woman shot, killed in New Haven apartment, death ruled homicide

New Haven

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A 44-year-old woman was shot and killed while inside of an apartment Saturday night in New Haven.

At 11:41 p.m., police and fire officials received a call that a person had been shot inside of an apartment at 1423 Quinnipiac Ave.

Responding personnel pronounced the victim deceased at the scene from a gunshot wound to the head, and the victim was removed by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

The woman was identified Wednesday as Natosha Gaines. Her death has been ruled a homicide, though police are not sure if her death was accidental or intentional.

Police are investigating this incident.

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