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New Haven police investigate homicide after man dies from injuries sustained in shooting

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Police are investigating a homicide after a man died from his injuries from a shooting in New Haven last Monday night.

Police say that at around 8:30 p.m., officers found a gunshot victim inside of a vehicle at the intersection of Plymouth Street and Lamberton Street in the Hill neighborhood, after hearing gunshots while on patrol in the area.

The victim who had been struck by gunfire was identified as 29-year-old Joseph Vincent Mattei, of New Haven. He was taken by ambulance to an area hospital where he was listed in extremely critical condition until he died from his injuries on Friday.

Detectives canvassed the area but there’s no word on any suspects at this time. The shooting remains under investigation.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to contact police at at 203-946-6304. Callers may remain anonymous.

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