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Ansonia-Milford State’s Attorney Releases Additional Information Concerning Police-Involved Shooting in Hartford



The State’s Attorney’s Office for the Judicial District of Ansonia-Milford, with the assistance of the Connecticut State Police Eastern District Major Crime Squad, continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the use of deadly physical force resulting in the death of Shamar Ogman on December 26, 2020 in Hartford.

In a continued effort to remain consistent with the Division of Criminal Justice’s commitment to transparency and accountability, Ansonia-Milford State’s Attorney Margaret E. Kelley, who was assigned to conduct the investigation and determine if the use of force was justified under state law, today released the 911 call and police radio dispatches related to the incident.

“At this time, the investigation is ongoing and while we will strive to complete the investigation as quickly as possible, our primary goal is to ensure that the investigation is thorough and complete,” State’s Attorney Kelley said. “Pursuant to General Statutes Section 51-277a(c), the Division of Criminal Justice will issue a final report upon the conclusion of the investigation.”

State’s Attorney Kelley extends her condolences to the family and loved ones of Mr. Ogman. Additional information concerning this investigation will be released as appropriate.