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Teenager injured in New Haven shooting

Case under investigation

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A teenager was injured in a shooting in New Haven Friday night.

Police responded to a shooting in the area of Ellsworth Avenue and Moreland Road in the Beaver Hills neighborhood around 6:45 p.m. 

According to Police, the 16-year-old male was walking with two other teens on Moreland Road when a man in a car passed by firing at the group. No other people were injured.

The teen was brought to Yale New Haven Hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound to the leg. The person did not show life-threatening injuries and has since been released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the New Haven Police Department at 203-946-6304. Callers may remain anonymous.