HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — New Haven police say that two Saturday shootings are linked.
The first happened at about 1 a.m. on Whalley Avenue, according to police. Michael Wint, 33, of New Haven, was found inside the vehicle and taken to Yale New Haven Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
A short time later, a 21-year-old man from New Haven arrived at St. Raphael’s Hospital with a gunshot wound. He was transported to Yale New Haven Hospital and is in critical condition, police said.
One of the cars involved in the shooting was reported stolen Saturday morning and later recovered in another town. Police said the second car was located, stopped, and unoccupied on Dixwell Avenue near Arch Street after it was involved in a car accident.
This is an ongoing and active investigation.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact the police at (203) 230-4040.
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