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New Haven police arrest teen in connection with deadly shooting

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NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

New Haven police have arrested a 17-year-old suspect in connection with a deadly shooting that occurred Wednesday.

Police said they executed a search warrant at a Lodge Street home at 4 a.m. Thursday.

Officers said they recovered a gun from the home.

Police are not releasing the suspect's name because he is a juvenile. He is being held in police custody at this time.

The suspect is accused of shooting 29-year-old Lonni Star around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday on Lodge Street. Police located Star a short time later at the Dunkin Donuts on Blake Street.

Star was rushed to Yale New Haven Hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

New Haven police are expected to hold a press conference at 9 a.m. Thursday to discuss the investigation.

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