(NEW LONDON,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – New London Police continue to investigate an apparent shooting on Hawthorne Drive. Officers were called to a parking lot shortly after 8:30 Saturday night on the report of shots fired. There they found 29 year old Jerimy Escalera of New London suffering from a possible gunshot wound to his side.
Escalera was taken to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital and then flown to Yale New Haven Hospital for emergency surgery.
Anyone who has information about this incident is encouraged to contact the New London Police Detective Division at 860-447-1481. Anonymous information may be submitted via the New London Tips 411 system.