Victim hospitalized after East Hartford shooting

East Hartford police on the scene of a shooting on Main Street on Thursday, August 6, 2015. (WTNH)

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — One person is hospitalized after being shot in East Hartford around 9:20 p.m. Thursday.

Police say an unidentified male victim was found in the area of 540 Main Street, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. They say he was taken to Hartford Hospital. The extent of his injuries and his condition are not known.

Authorities say they’re looking in to the possibility that the shooting happened in a commuter lot near 500 Main Street. According to East Hartford police, the shooting occurred on state property, so state police will lead the investigation and they will help.

No other information has been provided.

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