A man was shot in New London Saturday night, police said.
Officials said the person was in a parking lot on Hawthorne Drive around 8:30 p.m.
The person was shot in his side.
He was transported to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital and later transported to Yale New Haven Hospital, where he underwent emergency surgery.
The incident is still under investigation.
Anyone with information is urged to contact New London police at 860-447-1481.
Copyright 2016 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.