Police investigate after man shot in Hamden

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Hamden Police are investigating after a 30-year-old man was shot in the leg on Sunday morning.

Police say at around 10 a.m., officers responded to the 1500 block of Dixwell Avenue to the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, police found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg.

According to police, the victim was “less than cooperative” but told officers he was shot by an unknown person from an unknown direction.

Related: Dixwell Avenue in Hamden reopens following police activity

The victim was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital for treatment.

There is no word on any suspects at this time. The incident remains under investigation.

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