A West Haven man is in critical condition after police said he was shot in the groin following an argument with his niece's boyfriend.
According to police, an unidentified woman called her mother and said that she had been assaulted by her boyfriend, Jermain Reddick, 30.
The mother as well as the girl's uncle, Mickey Tillery, 52, drove to West Haven. Upon arrival, police said Reddick shot Tillery and drove up.
Police arrested Reddick in downtown New Haven where he was found in possession of 9mm Springfield Armory XD pistol.
Reddick, who has a long criminal history, faced several assault and weapons charges.
Tillery remains in critical, but stable condition after suffering a heart attack at Yale-New Haven Hospital.
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