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Hartford police investigate early morning shooting

October 30, 2019

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police in Hartford are investigating a fatal early morning shooting in the city.

Police said Wednesday that 21-year-old Taylor Irizarry, of New Britain, man was found shot in the back in the Spring and Myrtle streets area. The shooting occurred at about 4:45 a.m.

Investigators say they were alerted to the shooting by ShotSpotter, the city’s gunfire sound detection system, and no one called 911.

Police called it a “very targeted attack.”

No arrests have been announced.