HARTFORD, CT -- (WFSB) Police are investigating after a person was shot in the back on Sunday afternoon in Hartford.

Hartford Police were called to the area of 19 Edgewood St. at approximately 12:48 p.m. on Sunday afternoon after reports of shots fired.

Soon after, police determined the victim had left the scene in a car one block away to 949 Albany Ave.

There, officers found the victim and a passenger. They also found evidence of gunfire at 19 Edgewood St.

A 33-year-old Uncasville resident was transported to St. Francis Hospital. The person suffered from a gunshot wound to the back and is listed in stable condition.

The incident is still under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Major Crimes Division at 860-757-4179 or to leave an anonymous message at 860-722-TIPS.

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