Fatal Shooting In Winsted Might Have Been Accidental, Police Say

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WINCHESTER — One person is dead and an investigation is underway after a fatal shooting Thursday night, police said.

The shooting may have been an accident, they said in a news release Friday morning.

A person whom police did not identify died after being shot once at a Platt Hill home in Winsted, police said. The state police Western District Crime Squad has joined local officers to work on the investigation, they said.

Police said the shooting was not random.

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