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New Haven Police investigating Saturday shooting

Called to complex on Edgewood Avenue
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New Haven Police investigate a shooting at an apartment complex on Edgewood Avenue, Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Police in New Haven say they are investigating a shooting on Edgewood Avenue. 

They were called shortly after 2 p.m. to the Dwight Gardens apartment complex in the area of 115 Edgewood Avenue for a report of a person shot. At least two police cars were visible in the back of the complex around 3 p.m.

Around 2:00 p.m., the food delivery driver, a 55-year-old West Haven man,  was shot in the abdomen as he sat in his vehicle. Robbery is believed to be the motive for the assault. An ambulance transported the victim to the hospital where he was listed in stable condition.