Shots fired in a West Hartford church parking lot

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — West Hartford police were called to dissolve a crowd in which shots were fired in the Calvary Church parking lot.

West Hartford police say they responded to a multiple reports of a disturbance at the Cavalry Church parking lot at 1855 Albany Avenue, around 11:20 on Wednesday night. Dispatchers received several calls indicating shots were fired in the area.

Officers arriving on-scene found “a number of youths fleeing the area,” some of whom they say were detained. They believed many involved had spilled out from a house party on the Hartford end of Prospect Avenue.

No one was injured, but police say evidence of a shooting was found.

Police have not identified the shooter, but say one juvenile was arrested for drug possession and interfering with a police investigation.

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: Logo

You are commenting using your 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