NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A 58-year-old man was killed by a stray bullet Sunday morning while he was inside his New Haven home, police said.
Officers responded at about 2 a.m. Sunday to a 911 call that reported gunfire. Moments later, a woman called saying that her husband had been shot.
Police found Darryl McNair shot inside his home and say he was struck by a stray bullet inside an office area in his basement.
McNair had earlier celebrated his birthday.
He was treated at the scene by medical personnel and transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
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