It was discovered during the initial inquiry that the incident occurred on Hubbell Avenue close to Sixth Street. After a search of the neighborhood, a shell casing was found on Hubbell Avenue. Additionally, it was discovered that the victim was shot while the suspect was attempting to buy drugs from the Honda.
After leaving the scene, the Honda stopped on Main Street and dialed 911The victim has been provably identified as a male from Stratford in his 20s; his name will be made public later.
The suspect was a young black man, completely dressed in dark colors, who fled the scene on foot.
Johnny Class, a 20-year-old native of Stratford, was killed on April 5, 2022 in Ansonia. The Ansonia Police Department, led by Chief Williams, extends their sympathies to Mr. Class’ family, friends, and loved ones. We are hopeful that the investigation into Mr. Class’ killing will result in the arrest of the person or people accountable because it is still ongoing and has several promising leads.