Police identify Middletown man killed in New Haven shooting

New Haven

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Police have identified the Middletown man who was killed in a shooting in New Haven on Friday.

New Haven Police say that officers and fire crews responded to a report of a shooting outside a home in the Newhallville neighborhood at around 10:39 p.m. on Bassett Street, between Shelton Avenue and Goodyear Street.

Responders found and treated the gunshot victim at the scene. He was then transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. He was later identified as 33-year-old Allen Leeshawn Freeman, of Middletown.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the New Haven Police Department at 203-946-6304. Callers may remain anonymous. 

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