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Police identify man shot and killed in East Hartford

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A man was found shot to death on Rector Street in East Hartford overnight. (WFSB photo) A man was found shot to death on Rector Street in East Hartford overnight. (WFSB photo)
Marshall Wiggins died after being shot in East Hartford on Monday night. (East Hartford Police Department) Marshall Wiggins died after being shot in East Hartford on Monday night. (East Hartford Police Department)
EAST HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Police have identified the 35-year-old man that was shot and killed in East Hartford late Monday night. 

Officers were called to a report of shots fired in the area of 49 Rector St. around 11:15 p.m. Upon arrival, officers located East Hartford resident Marshal Wiggins suffering from a gunshot wound inside a car.

Wiggins was rushed to Hartford Hospital where police said he later died from his injuries. 

The deadly shooting remains under investigation and police said they are pursuing many leads. Anyone with any information about the shooting is asked to call the East Hartford Police Department at 860-291-7640. 

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