Hartford police investigate 2 shootings about an hour apart

November 13, 2018

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hartford police are investigating a pair of shootings that occurred just about an hour apart.

The first shooting occurred at about 7 p.m. Monday.

Police say a 17-year-old boy suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen was taken to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center in a private vehicle.

About an hour later, officers responded to St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center when a gunshot victim arrived in a private vehicle.

The 23-year-old man suffered a non-life threatening wound to the upper arm.

The victim has two outstanding warrants and will be taken into custody after treatment.

The shootings do not appear to be related.

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