NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WFSB) – Police in New Haven were called to two shootings in New Haven late Monday night, one of which turned deadly.
One happened on Hillside Avenue and involved a vehicle owner shooting at a suspect who was accused of trying to steal a catalytic converter, police said.
No one was hit and the suspect got away.
The other happened on South Frontage Road around 9:35 p.m.
In that case, a victim was hit and killed. They identified the person as Waterbury man, 23-year-old Jorge Delgado. He was reportedly inside a vehicle that was struck by gunfire.
Delgado was rushed to Yale New Haven Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Both scenes were active around midnight on Tuesday; however, they were clear later in the morning.
Anyone with information is asked to contact New Haven police at 1-866-888-TIPS (8477), or by texting “NHPD plus your message” to 274637 (CRIMES).
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