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Shooting Sunday Evening in Hamden

At least one person was apparently shot Sunday evening in the area of southern Dixwell Avenue.



At least one person was shot Sunday evening in an incident that happened off Dixwell Avenue.

Shortly after 6 p.m., police were searching in the area of Sammy's Grocery Store at 863 Dixwell Ave. for the suspects or suspects.

According to reports, at least one victim may have known the person who shot him. The victim or victims were taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital.

Patch will update as more information becomes available.




Lance Coughlin December 29, 2013 at 07:43 PM
If the administration let Ofc. Brown do his job instead of breaking his balls this would not happen. 50 young black males can get shot and the NAACP won't say a word. The minute a cop pulls a young black male over they look for anything and everything to accuse the cop of wrongdoing. Sad state of affairs in America.
J D C December 29, 2013 at 08:44 PM
Isnt Hamden just a bastion of serenity? You just WANT to raise your kids RIGHT HERE in Hamden, huh? Dont listen to all this junk about shootings and "knockout games" its just a hoax perpetrated by the right! Its the Shangra La of American living!
J D C December 29, 2013 at 08:52 PM
I have to pick my wife up she is visiting a friend off Church St and now I have to lock and load, grab extra clips and throw on some Kevlar, THEN throw on my flips to go and get her. Yep, not like the OLD days I'll tell ya. All you liberals like it though huh? Why didnt you all move to Co op City though? Oh wait, thats what Hamden will be like in 5 more years.
J D C December 29, 2013 at 08:53 PM
ALL...... of Hamden I meant to say.
Lance Coughlin December 30, 2013 at 10:44 AM
Turns out this wasn't a gangster street incident.
J D C December 30, 2013 at 12:21 PM
There were TWO shootings yesterday. they only let you KNOW about one!

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