Stamford police: 1 dead, 1 wounded in drive-by shooting

Police say 25-year-old Jeffrey McNeil was shot once

Police say 25-year-old Jeffrey McNeil was shot once in the torso and died. (Credit: News 12)

STAMFORD - Stamford police are investigating after they say a drive-by shooting left one man dead and another wounded last night.

Police say they responded to reports of gunshots near the intersection of Richmond Hill Avenue and Mission Street at around 10:30 p.m.on Friday. When they arrived, they say they found two men who had been shot.

Police say 25-year-old Jeffrey McNeil was shot once in the torso and died.

Authorities say the 44-year-old wounded man was shot in the leg and is expected to recover.

Police say the shooting is Stamford's first homicide of the year.

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