Hartford police make arrest in Mather Street shooting

James Tucker (Photo provided by the Hartford Police Department)

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A man has been arrested in connection with a May shootout on Mather Street in Hartford.

James Tucker was arrested on Tuesday. Police were called to the area of 175 Mather Street for a shots fired complaint on May 18. They determined there were three shooters. Tucker was named a person of interest, and a warrant for his arrest was issued Monday.

Police found out Tucker was in the area of Enfield and Greenfield Streets on Tuesday. He was arrested without incident.

Tucker is charged with criminal attempt at first-degree assault, criminal possession of a firearm, carrying a pistol without a permit, and first-degree reckless endangerment. He was also arrested on a second warrant for first-degree robbery, conspiracy to commit first-degree robbery, second-degree larceny, and third-degree assault. Tucker is being held on a $1 million bond from the two warrants.