New Haven police probe Lilac Street shooting

New Haven police say they are investigating after receiving a report that a shooting occurred on Lilac Street on Wednesday afternoon.

New Haven police say they are investigating after receiving a report that a shooting occurred on Lilac Street on Wednesday afternoon.

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NEW HAVEN — Police say they are investigating a report that a person was shot on Wednesday afternoon.

The shooting was reported around 12:40 p.m., according to Officer Scott Shumway, a spokesperson for the New Haven Police Department.

The shooting occurred on Lilac Street, he said.

The person's condition was not immediately available.

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