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Suspect Sought In New Milford Shooting

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NEW MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Police in New Milford are searching for a suspect in an overnight shooting that injured one person.

The shooting took place early Wednesday morning near the Rocky River Motel on Route 7. The victim was in stable condition at Danbury Hospital.

Authorities closed a stretch of Route 7 and an area around the motel was evacuated as they searched for the suspect. State police from Connecticut and New York state are involved in the investigation.

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