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18-year-old man fatally shot in New Haven

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Police in New Haven are trying to figure out who shot an 18-year-old man they found lying in the roadway.

Investigators have identified the dead man as Javier Martinez of New Haven.

Police say they received a 911 call shortly before 1 a.m. Saturday reporting gunshots in the area of Hemmingway Avenue and Russell Street. The caller also reported that there was a person lying in the roadway.

Officers responded to the scene, accompanied by emergency medical technicians who immediately pronounced Martinez dead.

Investigators have not identified a suspect. They ask anyone who may have witnessed the shooting or have any information to call New Haven police detectives.

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