UPDATE: The deceased in the shooting incident at the Marriott Residence Inn in Shelton has been identified as 23 year old Ivan Whyte of Bridgeport. Officers and detectives have been working around the clock on this investigation. 

#Shelton CT–On 6-12-21 at approximately 11:33pm, Shelton Police and EMS responded to 1001
Bridgeport Ave, the Marriott Residence Inn, on a report that a male was shot and was in
the parking lot. Personnel arrived and located the male who was pronounced deceased at
the scene. The deceased male was 23 years old from Bridgeport.


This is an active investigation that is being conducted by Shelton Detectives and the
Connecticut State Police Major Crimes Squad. Officials from the Milford State’s
Attorney’s Office also responded to assist with the investigation. Police have cleared the scene at the residence inn, but are still actively investigating this incident. Notification was made to the family and we will be releasing the name of the victim later today.

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