Hamden police investigating death of 24-year-old found in restaurant parking lot

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HAMDEN — Police are investigating the death of a man found unconscious in a restaurant parking  lot Sunday, who later died.

Police said they were called to Andale Restaurant, at 3307 Whitney Ave. on Sunday, September 25 shortly before midnight for a report of an unconscious person.

Emergency crews found Lorenzo Cucciniello, 24, of Hamden who they believe fell in the parking lot, hitting his head on the ground. Cucciniello was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital with life threatening injuries. He died on Tuesday.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Farmington will determine his cause of death.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Jomo Crawford of the Hamden Police at (203) 230-4040.