New London PD: Police arrest suspect in connection to shooting of woman on Montauk Avenue Saturday

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Courtesy: New London Police

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — Police arrested a New London resident Monday in connection to the shooting of a woman on Montauk Avenue Saturday morning.

Police said Daezhane Washington, 22, was charged with assault in the first degree, reckless endangerment first degree, unlawful discharge of a firearm and criminal attempt/tampering with evidence.

New London Detectives and Patrol officers were able to develop suspect information and through investigation, they were able to seize a firearm in connection to the incident.

New London Police received a call reporting a gunshot victim around the area of Montauk Avenue in New London Saturday morning. When arriving on the scene, a female victim was located and taken to the hospital for treatment. Her status is unknown at this time.

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