BREAKING: Two Officers Shot By ‘Active Shooter’ In New Haven

Two New Haven officers have been shot in what's being reported as an active shooter.

Two New Haven officers have been shot in what’s being reported as an active shooter.

Two Officers Shot In New Haven ‘Active Shooter’

New Haven, CT – Two police officers have been shot Saturday in New Haven in what is being called an active shooter. The shooter has also shot a female citizen.

The incident is ongoing at 642 Elm St, according to New Haven Register.

The incident came in as a shooting and the officers were shot after arriving. The shooter is barricaded in a residence.

The officers have been identified as Eric Pasino and Scott Shumway and were each shot once in their arms.

SWAT has now surrounded the house and a stnadoff is underway.

“Right now, this is a very active scene,” Officer David Hartman said. “We believe the gunman is still inside the house.”

“We are urging — we are demanding — that people stay away. It’s going to be a very unpleasant encounter,” Officer Hartman added.

UPDATE: The suspect, John Douglas Monroe, 51, engaged officers, pointing a long gun at him. Officers responded by shooting him down. He was transported to the hospital in stable condition. His female victim was shot 4 times and is in critical condition.

This is a developing story and we will keep you updated. For all of our updates, follow us on Facebook and go to your news feed preferences under your settings, then select that you want to see more of Blue Lives Matter posts in your news feed. Otherwise, Facebook may not show you updates.