In New Haven, a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot, as reported by the police. The New Haven police were prompted by a ShotSpotter alert around 7:30 p.m. in the 200 block of Newhall Street.
Simultaneously, dispatch received calls indicating a person had been shot at the intersection of Newhall and Bassett Streets.
Upon reaching the scene, officers discovered 16-year-old Maleak Sweets on Newhall Street between Bassett and Huntington Streets.
Sweets was transported to Yale New Haven Hospital, where he ultimately succumbed to his injuries, according to the police.
Anyone with information is urged to contact detectives at 203-946-6304 or the anonymous tip line at 866-888-TIPS (8477).