NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Police in New Haven are on the hunt for suspects in two shootings early Wednesday morning.
The first happened just after midnight. Police say at around 12:11 a.m. Wednesday, ShotSpotter and 911 callers detected shots fired in the area of Shelton Avenue and Brewster Street.
A New Haven man was injured following a car crash and shooting in the Newhallville neighborhood early Wednesday morning.
Upon arrival, police found a two-car crash but there were no occupants on scene.
Police say they found a 26-year-old New Haven man with a gunshot wound to the shoulder in a backyard on Brewster St. The victim was involved in the car crash prior to being shot, police say. He was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The second shooting happened around 4 a.m. on Ferry Street in Fair Haven. Police say a 27-year-old man was shot at an apartment building. He’s expected to live.
It’s not clear if the shootings are connected.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call New Haven police.