Derby Police Investigate Double Shooting

Derby  Police are investigating after two people were shot and wounded about 4:45  Thursday afternoon..

Officers were investigating  a motor vehicle versus pedestrian accident at Anson Street and Sixth Street when shots rang out nearby.One person suffered   a  gunshot wound to the upper torso and was taken to  the hospital.

About a half hour later Police were called to Olivia Street on the report of a second  gunshot  victim. That person suffered  a superficial wound to the abdomen and was also taken to the hospital for treatment.Police say they were shot  near the accident scene on Anson Street.

The names of the victims are being withheld.

Anyone with information about the accident or shootings is asked to call Derby Police at 203-735-7811


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