Heavily armed gunman barricaded inside building in Connecticut

Police in Connecticut on are the scene of a standoff with a gunman who has reportedly fired shots at both officers and pedestrians at a shopping plaza.

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- In Connecticut, a tense standoff still underway tonight as police try to negotiate with a heavily-armed gunman who's firing at cops. Police responding to a call about shots fired near Main Street and Cherry Hill Road. This in Branford, happened about noon. When the officers arrived, they faced some heavy gunfire coming from the upper floors of a building. A short time later, 9-1-1 calls reported a gunshot victim was nearby. That person taken to the hospital, we're told, with non-life-threatening injuries. The gunman, barricaded inside that building.