Joseph Zavala Obituary: 18-year-old Waterbury man dies after Saturday shooting in the North End of Waterbury.
According to authorities, an 18-year-old man in Waterbury passed away after being shot on Saturday.
Joseph Zavala, a resident of Waterbury, was taken to Saint Mary’s Hospital at 7:30 p.m., according to the police, suffering from a gunshot wound, he was in serious condition. According to police on Monday, Zavala has succumbed to his injuries.
Police say he was shot close to Kingsbury Street and North Main Street.
No arrests have been made. Call the detective bureau at (203) 574-6941 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (203) 755-1234 if you have any information.
Waterbury is a city in the U.S. state of Connecticut on the Naugatuck River, 33 miles (53 km) southwest of Hartford and 77 miles (124 km) northeast of New York City. Waterbury is the largest city in the Naugatuck Valley Planning Region and second-largest city in New Haven County. According to the 2020 US Census, in 2020 Waterbury had a population of 114,403. As of the 2010 census, Waterbury had a population of 110,366, making it the 9th largest city in New England and the 5th largest city in Connecticut.