New Britain City Journal

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TOOLS Shooting Suspect

On October 19, 2012 at 1235 hours, New Britain police were dispatched to 136 Main Street, Tools Bar and Grill, for a male party who had been shot. The male sustained a non life threatening wound to his arm.  Through the course of the investigation, detectives were able to link Luis Vargas, D.O.B. 11/20/1990 to the crime. Vargas is described to be a Hispanic male, 5’9, 140 lbs.  Vargas’ last known address is 17 South Broad Street, 2nd floor, Meriden, CT.  Vargas is considered to be armed and dangerous and should not be approached.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Division at (860) 826-3135 or (860) 826-3130.