Suspect wanted for murder in shooting death of Ledyard man

New London

LEDYARD, Conn. (WTNH) — Police are searching for the man who allegedly fatally shot a man in the head in Ledyard Tuesday afternoon.

Officers responded to the area of 4 Robin Lane just before 2:30 p.m. for a report of a person shot. They located a man in the roadway with an apparent gunshot wound to the head.

The victim, identified by police as 27-year-old Malik S. Nunn, was taken to Backus Hospital with life-threatening injuries. He died Tuesday night, police said.

Police said they have an active arrest warrant charging Steward Holeman, 34, with murder. Investigators said Holeman should be considered armed and dangerous.

Holeman was last on Williams Street in New London Tuesday afternoon, according to police, and has lived in Hartford and New Britain.

Police described Holeman as a light-skinned Black man with brown eyes and black hair. He is 5’11” and weighs 165 lbs. He has prominent tattoos, including two teardrops near his right eye and tattoos on both sides of the neck.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or Ledyard Police at (860) 464-6400. Calls can be kept confidential.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

New London launches on-demand rideshare service pilot program

News /

Arrest made in deadly fire in New London

News /

Make-A-Wish helps 5-year-old Maine boy's dreams come true at Mystic Aquarium

News /

Municipal officials express concern about workforce at CCM convention

News /

Expired COIVD-19 vaccines administered to patients in Norwich last month

News /

Mystic Aquarium seeks donations to feed animals sustainably sourced food

News /
More New London

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss