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CT State Police Seek Info On Road Rage Incident With Shots Fired

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Connecticut state police are investigating a road rage incident which included shots fired.

State police from Troop I in Bethany said that at about 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, they initiated a probe of the incident that occurred on Route 8 north near exit 27 in Naugatuck. The roadway clash resulted in gunshots being fired, police said.

Upon speaking with the victim, it was determined that the unidentified operator of a pick-up truck fired several shots at the victim's vehicle before exiting route 8 northbound via the exit 27 off-ramp.

The suspect vehicle was described as a dark green pick-up truck with white trim, a ladder rack and a yellow plow.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with any information or who thinks they may have any information regarding this incident, the suspect or the pick-up truck is asked to contact Trooper Corey #1349 at Troop I by calling 203-393-4200 or text TIP711 with any information to 274637.

All calls and texts will remain confidential.

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