NEW HAVEN – Police are investigating the deadly shooting of a 29 year-old man.
At 11:39 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert of gunfire and 911 calls of a person shot on Button Street in the city’s Hill neighborhood.
Police officers, along with New Haven Fire and American Medical Response personnel, found a gunshot victim inside a car parked on Button, between Spring and Putnam Streets. The victim was transported by ambulance to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Officers announced Sunday that the man, identified as Mark Moore, had succumbed to his injuries.
Moore’s death is being investigated as a homicide.
Investigators held a crime scene overnight and are asking any witnesses to call the department’s Detective Bureau at 203-946-6304. Callers may remain anonymous.