Justin Diaz

Justin Diaz was arrested in New York City in connection to a Meriden shooting 

MERIDEN, CT (WFSB) – A Meriden shooting suspect has been arrested in New York City.

Last week, Meriden Police posted on Facebook asking for the community’s assistance in locating Justin Diaz.

Diaz was wanted for the April 19 shooting on South First Street that almost killed another man.

The victim was brought to a local hospital for serious injuries.

On Thursday, Diaz was arrested in Bronx, NY.

He will remain in NY police custody until he is extradited to Connecticut.

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