Connecticut State Police investigating officer-involved shooting at Foxwoods

LEDYARD, Conn. (WTNH) — Officials from the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation confirm to News 8 that State Police are on the scene of a shooting incident on the property of Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard.

Mashantucket Pequot officials tell News 8 that a shooting incident took place late Tuesday morning on the fifth floor of the Fox Tower Parking Garage. Police have blocked off the garage to the public while they conduct their investigation.

Connecticut State Police Public Information Officer Kelly Grant issued a brief update just after 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

State Police detectives from Eastern District Major Crime assisting Mashantucket Tribal Police with an officer-involved shooting.

Mashantucket Pequot officials were unclear if a patron, employee, or others were involved. The scene is still active.

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