Police make arrest in deadly shooting - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Police make arrest in deadly shooting

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NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

Detectives in New Haven are investigating after they say a man was found shot and later died Saturday.

Shamar Willet, 23, was found with a gunshot wound to his chest. The victim was taken to Yale New Haven Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police responded to the second floor of a home on Harding Place around 1:30 p.m. after reports of a person being shot.

Police later arrested an 18-year-old man Sunday. He is charged with manslaughter in the second degree for his alleged involvement with the incident.

More details are expected to be released Monday at a press conference at New Haven Police Headquarters.

Anyone with information is urged to call police.

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