2 Killed In Late-Night New Haven Shooting

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBS Connecticut and AP) – Two men have been slain in a late-night shooting in New Haven.

Officers responding to 911 calls at about 10:45 p.m. Tuesday about a shooting found the victims on Dewitt Street.

One man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say 24-year-old Dyshant Levi McLean was pronounced dead on scene.

The other victim, suffering from several gunshot wounds, was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital where he died about an hour later. He was identified as 36-year-old Tyree McCrea.

Police think the victims were targeted and that the shootings were not random.

Anyone with any information on the killings is asked to contact New Haven Police at (203) 946-6304.

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