Danbury police identify condo complex homicide victim


DANBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Danbury police are investigating a homicide that happened at a condominium complex Wednesday morning.

Police said they found 33-year-old Jason James Lowry Hoffman of Brewster, NY, dead at the Sterling Woods Condominium Complex. An autopsy conducted on Thursday reveals Hoffman was fatally shot in the upper torso.

Police found a pistol just feet away from the crime scene, which will be analyzed to determine if it was used in the incident.

Hoffman was visiting a friend in the complex when the homicide occurred, according to police.

Police believe that the homicide was not a random act. Police said there is no danger to the public.

Police are still looking for the suspect(s) responsible for Hoffman’s death.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Danbury Police Department TIPS Line at 203-790-8477 or the Detective Bureau at 203-797-4662.

News 8 will update this story as more information comes in.


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