Gunfire Outside High School Basketball Game
(NEW HAVEN,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Gun shots rang out in front of Hillhouse High School in New Haven Monday night, as a crowd of about two thousand spectators was leaving a basketball game between Hillhouse and Career High School.
Officer assigned to the game encountered a small group running from the scene.Two adults were arrested and a handgun as found discarded nearby.
A short time later Officers were called to Dixwell Avenue and Munson Street after a person reported someone had been shot.A 14 year old Hillhouse student had suffered a gunshot wound to his hand and had been grazed by a bullet in his leg.The wounds were not life threatening and the victim was taken to the hospital for treatment.
No suspect has been identified .Anyone with information is urged to call New Haven Police Detectives at 203-946-6304.