EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A man is dead after police say he was shot in East Hartford on Friday.
Just after 6 p.m. Friday, police say they received two 911 calls that someone had been shot near 107 Smith Drive. Police say they responded to the scene and found a male victim inside with a gunshot wound to the chest. Paramedics responded and the man was pronounced dead soon after.
Police secured the residence and are awaiting a search warrant to look for evidence.
The victim’s identity has not been released.
Police say they have developed a suspect, but think the suspect may have fled the state. Police are not releasing the name of the suspect at this time.
News 8 will update this story as police release new information.