Chicopee John Posted April 27, 2010 Report Share Posted April 27, 2010 Police Identify Would-Be Robber, Man Who Shot Him The Hartford Courant NEW HAVEN A would-be mugger who was shot Monday afternoon when he attempted to rob a man armed with a gun has been identified as a 40-year-old from New Haven. Hector Santiago was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening. He was in fair condition Tuesday. The man who shot him was identified as William Kiselewsky, 65, of Southbury. He was eating lunch on a park bench about 1 p.m. near St. Michael's Church on Wooster Place when Santiago approached him. "Give me all your money or I'll stab you," Santiago, who was armed with a knife, allegedly said to Kiselewsky, police said. He backed Kiselewsky up against a fence, then Kiselewsky pulled out a gun and fired, police said. Police said Kiselewsky was licensed to carry his firearm. He was questioned and released. Witnesses told police they saw a struggle between the two men and heard gunshots. Copyright © 2010, The Hartford Courant Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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