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New Britain Police have identified musician, Zoe Dowdell, as the man shot and killed in a deadly officer-involved shooting on Thursday night. He was 20.
Authorities said Dowdell, aka, “Gangstalicious,” was a passenger in a vehicle and was killed by police when they opened fire on the operator of the vehicle following a pursuit. The driver allegedly refused to comply with orders and drove head-on toward officers.
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Shortly thereafter, police opened fire on the three suspects near the intersection of Newington Avenue and Chapman Street. One of them, whom police identified as a 15-year-old boy, was scheduled to be arraigned in New Britain Superior Court on Friday afternoon. He was issued a juvenile summons for carrying weapons in a motor vehicle, possession of a pistol without a permit and possession of narcotics. source
The other, identified as 18-year-old Noah Young of Bloomfield, was charged with risk of injury to a child, possession of narcotics and possession with intent to sell. Young was treated by New Britain General Hospital for graze wounds and released into police custody.
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