2 charged with felony murder in Hamden

Robert Moye was arrested for a deadly shooting in 2017 in Hamden (Hamden PD)

Hamden Police charged two men with felony murder after a 2017 shooting.

The two men, an unidentified 18-year-old New Haven resident, and 22-year-old Robert Moye were arrested on Tuesday and Wednesday.

The shooting happened in November 2017.

Police responded to Dudley Street and located the victim, 18-year-old Leeandre Benton of Hamden.

He was found shot multiple times on the Farmington Canal Trail.

Benton was brought to Yale-New Haven Hospital and died the next day.

Moye and the 18-year-old suspect were both given a $2.5 million bond and appeared in court on Wednesday.

Hamden Police said a third arrest is expected soon.

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