9/14/2022 - News Release-Shooting Incident



                           Date:      September 14, 2022 0800 hours                                         


                           From:  Donald B. Anderson

                           Chief of Police

                           Darien Police Department

                           203.662.5310 /



At approximately 3:42 AM on Wednesday 09-14-2022, a Darien Police Sergeant observed a vehicle operating slowly S/B on Noroton Ave. in the area of Maple Street. The vehicle and operator then approached the Sergeant and reported that two subjects within the vehicle had been shot. 


Darien officers provided immediate medical care to the victims; Darien EMS responded to the scene and transported two male subjects to Stamford Hospital for treatment. Darien PD officers remained on scene to secure the scene/vehicle and to assist the Connecticut State Police.


This investigation into this shooting incident is being conducted by the Connecticut State Police and the CSP Western District Major Crime Squad.  There is no ongoing threat to the public at this time.  Maple Street will be closed at Noroton Ave. for some period of time this morning as the investigation continues.


There are no indications that any crime occurred within the Town of Darien.  All further inquiries concerning this investigation should be directed to the Connecticut State Police.


****** End of Release *****


Donald B. Anderson

Chief of Police