NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – A homicide investigation is underway on Starr Street in New Haven.

New Haven police responded to a call for a person shot on Starr Street, between Winchester Avenue and Newhall Street just before 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Officers found 49-year-old Anthony Oden, who had been struck by gunfire. He was taken to the hospital, where police said he died from his injuries.

Detectives from the Major Crimes Unit are leading the investigation.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the New Haven Police Department Investigative Services Division at 203-946-6304. Callers may remain anonymous or submit tips anonymously by calling 1-866-888-TIPS(8477), or texting “NHPD plus your message” to 274637 (CRIMES).