The Woodbridge Police Department, in conjunction with the CT State Police Central District Major Crime Unit, are investigating a homicide after a body was discovered on the property of the Pease Road Playground /Alegi Athletic Fields at 160 Pease Road.
At around 6 a.m. Tuesday morning, June 8, police and emergency medical personnel responded to that location after a jogger reported finding a body.
A male victim, with gunshot wounds was found deceased at the scene and police determined that there was no immediate threat to the community.
Investigators continue to work to positively identify the victim and determine the circumstances surrounding this incident.
NOTE: The playground (as depicted on the map) is not far from the Amity High School campus.
The park area has been reopened to the public.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Woodbridge Police Department at 203-387-2511.