Police investigating shooting in New Haven, official says

Christian Abraham / Hearst Connecticut Media

NEW HAVEN — Police were investigating a shooting on Congress Avenue on Wednesday night, according to Officer Scott Shumway, the media liaison for the New Haven Police Department.

Shumway added that Congress Avenue was closed as of 9:20 p.m. while officers investigated the area.

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