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Hartford weekend shooting victim identified by police

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Police said a man was shot and killed on Van Block Avenue in Hartford on Sunday afternoon. (WFSB) Police said a man was shot and killed on Van Block Avenue in Hartford on Sunday afternoon. (WFSB)
Police said a man was shot and killed on Van Block Avenue in Hartford on Sunday afternoon. (WFSB) Police said a man was shot and killed on Van Block Avenue in Hartford on Sunday afternoon. (WFSB)
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HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

One man is dead after a shooting in Hartford on Sunday afternoon, police said. 

Police identified the victim as 55-year-old Tyrone Mercer of Hartford, Deputy Chief Brian Foley said.

The shooting was reported near 97 Van Block Ave. around 12:15 p.m. 

Hartford Police Department Major Crimes Detectives were called to the scene. 

No other details were released.

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