Police investigating double shooting in New Haven

Police were called to a Hess gas station at State Street and Ferry Street Monday night. (WFSB)

Police in New Haven are investigating a double shooting that happened Monday night.

At about 7:30 p.m., police were called to a Hess gas station at State Street and Ferry Street for the report of two men suffering from gunshot wounds.

One was shot in the leg and the other was shot in the back. Both were taken to the hospital, and one has been listed as being in critical condition.

Police said there are no known suspects, however one of the men shot claimed they shot each other during a robbery attempt, but police said that has not been confirmed.

A silver Chrysler was seen fleeing the scene, up State Street.

The identities of the victims have not been released.

Anyone with information should contact police at 203-946-6304.

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