A person has died following a shooting in North Stonington on Wednesday afternoon.
It happened on Lantern Hill Road.
Connecticut State Police said the shooting is being investigated as a homicide at this time.
N Stonington update:Victim pronounced deceased EDMC detectives investigating incident as homicide & ask anyone w/ info to call 860-870-5595— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) April 13, 2017
People were being urged to avoid the area as troopers investigated on Wednesday.
N Stonington: troopers enroute to Lantern Hill Rd for shooting one w/injuries Avoid area as troopers respond & investigate Updates to follow— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) April 12, 2017
Police said there is no threat to the community at this time, and that they were interviewing a person of interest.
Detectives from the State Police Eastern District Major Crime unit are investigating.
Anyone with information should call police 860-870-5595.
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