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Manslaughter arrest made in West Haven fatal assault


A West Haven man was arrested on manslaughter charges Friday in a deadly assault that happened outside of a store last month. 

Police say that 36-year-old Antoine David Smith was arrested on manslaughter charges in the death of Anthony Carlucci.

Related: West Haven police investigating man’s death in assault incident

According to police, on March 17th, at around  8:40 p.m., officers responded to the outside of the Krauszer’s store on Campbell Avenue near Brown Street, after receiving breach of peace and assault complaints.

An investigation revealed that Carlucci had sustained injuries in the incident and went to an area hospital.

Several days later, Carlucci was pronounced dead.

Smith was held on a bond and is scheduled to be arraigned in Milford court Friday.  

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