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Shots fired report puts three schools in Hartford on alert

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Three schools were affected by a shooting investigation in Hartford on Tuesday morning. (WFSB) Three schools were affected by a shooting investigation in Hartford on Tuesday morning. (WFSB)
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Three schools have been affected by a shooting investigation in Hartford.

According to Hartford Public Schools spokesperson Pedro Zayas, the MD Fox, Burr and Bulkeley schools have been are in alert mode. Before 11:45 a.m., alert mode had been lifted, Zayas said. 

The Fox school was in lock-in mode, but it has since been lifted.

Officers responded to reports of a shooting in the Franklin Avenue and Benton Street area.

They said about a dozen shell casings were found in front of the Franklin Mini Market.

No one was hurt.

Police are investigating.

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