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Man critical after Ansonia shooting

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Ansonia police responded to a shooting Wednesday evening. (WFSB) Ansonia police responded to a shooting Wednesday evening. (WFSB)
ANSONIA, CT (WFSB) -

A man was listed in critical condition following a shooting in Ansonia Wednesday night.

Police said 21-year-old Carneggy Lamothe of Bridgeport was shot in the leg and torso. He also sustained significant injuries to his chest.

The incident happened in the area of North Main Street and Fourth Street around 8:20 p.m.

Police said they have not identified a suspect, but police described him as a man dressed in dark clothing.

They said a vehicle was seen fleeing the area that was stopped a short distance away from Fourth Street. However, the occupants were identified and released from the scene.

Anyone who may have witnessed the shooting is asked to call the Ansonia Police Department at 203-735-1885.

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