Teen killed in Hartford shooting

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HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– A 17 year old has died after being shot in Hartford Tuesday evening.

According to police, officers were called out to Irving Street around 8:40 for the reports of shots fired with someone struck by bullets. The shot spotter in the area also picked up numerous shots in the area, police say.

When officers arrived, they found the teen in the front of a car with a single gun shot wound to the head. The teen was taken to St. Francis Hospital where he was pronounced dead Wednesday morning.

Police are currently investigating the shooting. If you have any information, you are asked to call 860-722-8477. Tips can be left anonymously.

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