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Hamden Man Shot and Killed Overnight In New Haven

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A Hamden man was shot and killed last night minutes after leaving the Taurus Club in New Haven.

At 2:01 a.m., Officers responded to the area in front of 39 Thompson St. to investigate a reported shooting.

Officers located Eric Forbes, 33, of Ann Street. He’d been shot once in the back. He was transported to Yale-New Haven hospital, where at 2:28 a.m., he was pronounced deceased.

Witnesses reported an altercation between the victim and two unknown men.

Police are investigating. Anyone with information can call (203) 946-6304 or (203) 946-6316.

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