28-year-old man shot to death in Hartford

Hartford police cruiser (WTNH /George Roelofsen)
Hartford police cruiser (WTNH /George Roelofsen)

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– A 28-year-old Hartford man has died after being shot in the neck Saturday.

Police say they responded to 20 Auburn Street around 4:55 AM to the reports of shots fired and a ShotsSpotter activation.

There the victim, Tyshawn Crawford, was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper torso and neck area.

He was transported to St.Francis Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 5:30 AM.

The incident is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Hartford police at 860-757-4089.

WTNH NEWS8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Also, you can now block any inappropriate user by simple selecting the drop down menu on the right of any comment and selection "Block User" from there.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s