New Britain Man Fatally Shot Behind The Wheel

New Britain Police say a 21-year-old city man was fatally shot while operating a vehicle in the area of North Street and Clark Street Friday night.

After the shooting, the vehicle continued at a low rate of speed until it crashed into other vehicles in a parking lot at 54 Winter Street. That’s where police found the victim in the vehicle around 8:30 p.m. He was rushed to the Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain Campus, where he was pronounced dead.

The victim’s name was being withheld, pending notification of next of kin.

Anyone with information on the case is urged to call New Britain Police at 860-826-3065.


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