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Teenager dies after weekend shooting in New Haven


Police in New Haven said a weekend shooting in the city turned fatal Monday.

According to New Haven Police, Christopher Fain, 19, of New Haven, was found on Dixwell Avenue near Division Street with gunshot wounds to his buttocks and mouth just before 10:30 p.m.Saturday

Fain was transported to the Saint Raphael's campus of Yale-New Haven Hospital where he died from his injuries Monday.

There was no evidence of gunfire found on Shelton Avenue, according to police.

According to police, Fain was riding his bike on Dixwell Avenue and headed to Hamden when he was shot.

Police have not identify any suspects or vehicle in the case, however they are "focusing on some leads and witness information."

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 203-946-6316 or the New Haven Police "Tips Line" at 203-946-2875.

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