Shooting suspect in custody after pursuit, vehicle accident in Hartford

Courtesy: Deputy Chief Brian J. Foley of the Hartford Police Department.

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A shooting suspect is in custody after a pursuit and vehicle accident in the Capitol City on Tuesday.

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Courtesy: Deputy Chief Brian J. Foley of the Hartford Police Department.

According to Hartford Police, Sigourney Street at the Interstate-84 ramps was closed on Tuesday afternoon.

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Courtesy: Deputy Chief Brian J. Foley of the Hartford Police Department.

Officers say they took a shooting suspect into custody after a pursuit and a minor vehicle accident. Officers also say they recovered a gun.

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Courtesy: Deputy Chief Brian J. Foley of the Hartford Police Department.

Police have not released the name of the suspect or any further details about the shooting.

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Courtesy: Deputy Chief Brian J. Foley of the Hartford Police Department.

News 8 will update this story as details become available.

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