Officials identify woman fatally shot in New Britain, suspect still at large

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Police in New Britain have identified the woman who was fatally shot and killed on Monday night.

According to officials, around 6:00 p.m., units responded to 39 Elam Street for a report of shots fired.

At the scene, they found 27-year-old Alice Marie Figueroa suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

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She was then taken to a local hospital where she later died.

Police identified 42-year-old Benjamin Morales as a suspect. An active warrant is out for him for the charge of murder.

Anyone with information is asked to contact authorities at 860-826-3131.

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