Police respond to multiple shootings in Hartford this weekend


Four people were injured in multiple shootings that took place over the weekend in Hartford, police said.

On Sunday around 2:30 a.m., police were dispatched to the area of 3229 Main Street on a ShotSpotter notification where they found evidence of gunfire. While on the scene, an area hospital told police that a victim had arrived with a gunshot wound.

The victim, a man in his 40s, was listed in stable condition, police said.

The incident was the second shooting on Main Street. A man suffered multiple gunshot wounds around 9 a.m. on Saturday. Police said Hartford patrol officers responded to the 300 block of Main Street following a citizen’s call reporting a person shot outside the building.

The man, who was not identified, was transported to an area hospital. His condition was stable, and the injury was considered non-life threatening, police said.

Later Saturday evening, police were dispatched to Wethersfield Avenue after being alerted of gunfire around 7:30 p.m.

Minutes after finding evidence of a shooting, police learned two people arrived at an area hospital with gunshot wounds. Both victims were listed in stable condition and their injuries were considered non-life threatening, according to police.

The Hartford Police Major Crimes and Crime Scene Divisions responded to the scenes of the shootings and these investigations remain ongoing.

Anyone with any information about the incidents is asked to call the HPD Tip Line at 860-722-TIPS (8477).



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