1 man dead, 1 under arrest after Waterbury shooting

March 6, 2018

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police say one man is dead and a suspect is in custody after a shooting in Waterbury.

Officers responding to the scene at about 9:15 p.m. Monday found the victim, 26-year-old Guy Moore, of Hamden, shot in the head outside an apartment building.

The Republican-American reports that 31-year-old Maurice Barker, of Waterbury, was arrested in connection with the shooting and is expected to face murder and other charges. Police say Barker has a lengthy criminal record.

No additional details were immediately released and police are still investigation.

It was not clear if the suspect had hired an attorney yet.

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