‘Suspicious incident’ under investigation in Southbury
SOUTHBURY, Conn. (WFSB) - Police are investigating a suspicious incident in Southbury.
State police, along with Southbury Police, were called to 667 S. Britain Road for a suspicious incident.
One person was injured, but the extent of their injuries is not yet known.
Police have not released details on what the incident is, or what caused the injury, but Channel 3 spoke to a man off-camera who says he was shot at.
His arm was bandaged up.
Beyond the crime scene tape was a truck with damage to its front driver’s side window.
One person who lives nearby said she heard what sounded like a gunshot at about 9:30 this morning, just before police rushed to the area.
“I mean, we live in a town of 20,000 people, that’s it. You know, it’s country. We have bears that walk through your neighborhood. We don’t have stuff like this.”
Route 172 was closed for hours between Library Road and East Flat Hill Road but has since opened.
State police say there is no threat to the public.
This is a developing story. Stay with Channel 3 for the latest details.
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