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Stamford Police Release Video Of Shooting, Ask For Help Finding Suspects

Shots fired on Orchard St. on Dec. 13, 2014. Video from the Stamford Police Department.
Shots fired on Orchard St. on Dec. 13, 2014. Video from the Stamford Police Department. Video Credit: vegA8w-PLYSNOHTdrup3Cw
Stamford police are seeking the public's help in identifying a group of young men who may have been involved in a shooting late Saturday. Photo Credit: File Photo

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Stamford police released a video of a shooting incident on the city's West Side that occurred late Saturday, Dec. 13. It’s the most recent in a number of shootings, none fatal or with serious injuries, that have been attributed to two groups of youths in the city, police said.

At about 11:45 p.m., at least two people are seen fleeing a gunman on Orchard Street, who is shooting at the people who are seen running, police said. The shots were fired northward, police said.

Just before the shooting, a light-colored vehicle, similar to a Nissan Murano, turned from Selleck Street north onto Orchard Street and stopped, police said.

A group of individuals are seen walking from the area of the vehicle, some of whom police suspect were armed with guns. They are seen walking to where the shooting occurred, and it is believed these people were involved in the shooting, police said.

Police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call the Detective Bureau at 203-977-4417 or to anonymously report on the department’s Facebook page.

The following day, Sunday, Dec. 14, Stamford police arrested a 17-year-old Myano Lane resident, who they said has been a target of a pair of shootings, following a high-speed pursuit in the city. A number of other individuals were able to flee police in that incident.

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