Hartford's 31st homicide victim identified - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Hartford's 31st homicide victim identified

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HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A victim of a weekend homicide in Hartford has been identified by police.

They said Edison Burge, 21, of Hartford, was found suffering from multiple gun shots on Griswold Street.

Burge was hit on Saturday just before 4:30 p.m., according to police.

Burge was transported to Hartford Hospital but was pronounced dead just before 5 p.m.

Police called the investigation ongoing; however, they said significant progress has been made. They expected to release more information as it became available.

The homicide was the capital city's 31st of the year and the third in a week.

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