Teen shot to death in New Britain

New Britain police

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — New Britain police are looking for suspects in the shooting death of a 19-year-old city man found lying on a street.

Officers responded to reports of gunfire on Roberts Street shortly before 11 p.m. Monday and found the victim in the street. Police say the man later died at a hospital.

People in the neighborhood said the shooting appeared to have happened in an abandoned house.

Police are withholding the victim’s name until after notifying his family.

No arrests have been announced.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to call New Britain police.

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