Hartford Nightclub Shooting

Hartford Police is investigating a triple shooting that happened overnight at a nightclub and has left one person dead. (WFSB) 

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Hartford Police is investigating a triple shooting that happened overnight at a nightclub and has left one person dead and two injured. 

According to police, the shooting happened around 1:45 a.m. as dozens of people left the Vibz Uptown nightclub on Main Street. 

Police have identified the homicide victim as Jakari Lewis, 28, of Hartford. He was a Hartford resident. 

Lewis is Hartford's second homicide victim of 2019, said police. 

Two other victims are at St. Francis Hospital. A 29-year-old man is in serious condition and a 29-year-old woman is in stable condition.

The victims have not yet been identified.

Right now, investigators believe there was one shooter.

The Hartford Police Major Crimes Division Homicide Team is on scene and investigating.

Anyone with information on the shooting can give anonymous tips at 860-722-TIPS.

Stay with Channel 3 for updates.

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