Witnesses and residents who live in the area of Allyn Street said the sound of gunshots rang out early Saturday morning near the popular NV Nightclub.
Officers patrolling in the area around 1:30 a.m. also heard the shots. They quickly responded to the club were they heard additional shots being fired.
When police entered the club they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to his left side.
Zomayra Cuevas, who lives next door to the nightclub, told Eyewitness News she heard people screaming and then saw several officers arrive to the area with their guns drawn.
Cuevas said the noise from the nightclub does get loud from time to time, but this commotion was out of the ordinary as people were running from the club.
The victim, identified as Raymond Ramos, 32, of East Hartford was taken to St. Francis Hospital were he is listed in stable condition. Police said his injuries appear to be non-life threatening.
Police have not made any arrests at this time.
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