Update: New Britain Police ID Teen Killed In Shooting
Police in New Britain are investigating a homicide that occurred late Monday night.
Cory Earl Washington, 19, was shot and killed, police said in a release Wednesday afternoon.
New Britain Police say at 10:49 p.m. dispatchers received calls for gunfire in the area of 62 Roberts Street. Police said there were reports of a person lying in the street. When police arrived, they found a male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Anyone with information about this shooting should call Sergeant Adam Rembisz at 860-826-3132. or the Community Tip Line at (860) 826-3199 or On Line Anonymous Tips may be given at here.
This report was filed soon after the shooting: