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Police identify Hartford shooting victim

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Hartford police responded to a deadly shooting Thursday evening. (WFSB) Hartford police responded to a deadly shooting Thursday evening. (WFSB)
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Police in Hartford have identified the victim of a shooting that happened Thursday night.

They said 32-year-old Daniel Sampel of Hartford was shot on New Park Avenue.

Sampel was found on the ground suffering from multiple gun shot wounds, according to police. He was pronounced dead just after 6 p.m. after being transported to Hartford Hospital.

Police are still investigation the circumstances of the shooting.

Details about a suspect have not been released.

Police believe Sampel was targeted. Anyone with information is urged to call the Hartford Police Department.

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