There was a homicide in Danbury last night.
Police confirm there was shooting on Beaver Street near Elm Street shortly after 10:30pm. Officers found a 39-year-old Waterbury man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to Danbury Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
The identity of the victim is known, but is not being released until the next of kin can be notified.
The investigation is ongoing, but police say the shooting happened during an outdoor memorial gathering for a Danbury native who died recently. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Travis Kupchok at 203-797-2168 or the Anonymous TIPS Line at 203-790-8477. All calls will remain confidential.