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Man shot on Pershing Street in Hartford

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A man was shot in the head on Pershing Street in Hartford Tuesday morning. (WFSB photo) A man was shot in the head on Pershing Street in Hartford Tuesday morning. (WFSB photo)
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A man was shot on Pershing Street in Hartford Tuesday morning, according to police.

Officers said they responded to the scene before 8 a.m. The incident happened near the intersection of Pershing and Lebanon Streets.

Police said the 29-year-old victim was shot in the head, but his condition is unknown.

His identity also has not been released.

No schools were said to be in lockdown.

Updates on this story can be found here.

The incident comes less than eight hours after the city recorded a homicide on South Prospect Street.

There have been more than 20 homicides in Hartford this year, according to police.

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