Pursuit Ends With Surrender
A suspect in the Monday night shooting death of Qussan McKoy outside the Haven Market at Chapel Street and Derby Avenue led New Haven Police on a pursuit Wednesday afternoon.It ended in the rear of 802 George Street, where the suspect,Shaune Meyers pointed a gun at a pursuing Officer.The Officer fired at Meyers, who was not struck.
Meyers then dropped his gun and fled to 1 Norton Street where he kicked in an apartment door and hid inside.
Officers surrounded the building and the New Haven Police Department S.W.A.T. Team was called.But before they arrived Meyers surrendered.
Meyers told Detectives he was under the influence of Angel Dust and complained of breathing difficulties.
He was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital for evaluation.
New Haven Police will release additional information Thursday afternoon.