NEW BRITAIN, CT (WFSB) – New Britain Police arrested two teens for the murder of a man on North Street Tuesday night.
The victim, identified as Erik Rivera, was shot at the intersection of North and Oak Street around 7:30 p.m.
Rivera was brought to Hartford Hospital for treatment, but later died.
On Wednesday, New Britain police arrested 18-year-old Justin Hapgood and a 17-year-old.
Hapgood was charged with murder and conspiracy to commit murder.
He is being held on a $2 million bond and is expected to appear in court on Thursday.
The 17-year-old was remanded to the juvenile detention center and is also being held on a $2 million bond.
He was charged with accessory to murder.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to contact New Britain police at 860-826-3131.