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United States

30 June 2008

Hartford Courant (Connecticut) / AP

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut — New Haven officials say a woman has died after she was apparently hit by a stray bullet from nearby gunfire. Police say the fatal shooting Sunday apparently happened during an exchange of gunfire in the area of Winthrop and Derby Avenues. One of the shots hit the woman in the chest outside a home. A city hall spokeswoman says police believe the fatal bullet was fired from "several hundred feet away" and that the victim may have been an... (

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