Police continue to investigate deadly shooting in East Hartford - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Police continue to investigate deadly shooting in East Hartford

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One person is dead after a shooting in East Hartford on Friday night. (WFSB) One person is dead after a shooting in East Hartford on Friday night. (WFSB)
EAST HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

 East Hartford police have identified the victim and a suspect in a deadly shooting on Friday night.

However, police said they are not yet releasing the names to the public.

Officers were called to a shooting at 107 Smith Dr. around 6 p.m. Upon arrival, police found a victim with a gunshot wound to the chest. Police said the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said the suspect may have fled to another state and an arrest warrant is expected to be issued soon.

The investigation is “active” and “ongoing.”

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