New London police say fatal shooting of teenager not random

New London police say fatal shooting of teenager not random



 

A 17-year-old boy was shot to death on a New London street in what police say was not a random attack.

Police responding to a report of shots fired shortly before 6:30 p.m. Wednesday found the teenager lying in the roadway near Grand and Elm streets, the New London police department said.

The youth was pronounced dead at the scene. His name was not immediately released.

The shooting does not appear to be a random act, police said. The investigation is ongoing.


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