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PD: Man in critical condition after shooting, bus stop crash in New Haven


Police in New Haven responded to the scene where a man was shot on Wednesday.

According to officials, the incident took place just before 2:00 p.m. in the area of Division Street near Sheffield Avenue in the Newhallville neighborhood of the city.

Arriving officers found a vehicle crashed into a bus stop shelter and found the gunshot victim, a 32-year-old New Haven resident, at a nearby home.

Authorities said the victim is believed to have operated the crashed car.

He suffered a gunshot wound to the shoulder and is in critical condition at a local hospital.

No other injuries have been reported.

Witnesses are asked to call New Haven police at 203-946-6304.

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