Hamden Police Investigate Homicide of 21-Year-Old Man

Daniela Doncel
December 08, 2019 - 12:45 pm
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​HAMDEN, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - Hamden Police are investigating the death of a 21-year-old male victim who suffered a gunshot wound to the chest on Sunday.

Officials say Hamden Police found Dennis Allen-Paige of Hamden lying on the street when responding to a report of multiple gunshots fired at around 12:30 a.m. on Whiting Street.

After Hamden Fire Rescue personnel quickly rendered medical assistance, police say Allen-Paige was transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

In the ongoing investigation, the town police department is seeking information related to the incident. 

Anyone with information, including anyone who witnessed the homicide or who lives in the Whiting Street area with security surveillance cameras, is asked to contact Detective Mark Sheppard at (203) 230-4047 or the Hamden Police Department at (203) 230-4000.