Hartford man shot and killed on New Year’s Eve

Hartford detectives investigating the fatal shooting of 20-year-old Jeff Antonie on Main Street (WTNH)

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford police have identified the victim of the city’s 19th and final homicide of 2014.

The victim has been identified as 20-year-old Jeff Antoine, of Hartford.

Original Story: Man killed in Hartford shooting

Around 3:15 p.m. Wednesday, Hartford police responded to 1545 Main Street on a report of an accident. When they arrived on the scene, officers said they found Antoine sitting in the driver’s seat of a car suffering from a gunshot wound.

Antoine was taken to St. Francis Hospital, where he was pronounced dead around 3:35 p.m., according to police.

Hartford homicide detectives are continuing their investigation into the shooting. If you have any information that could help, you’re asked to call Hartford police at 860-757-4000.

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