Police say 49-year-old man killed in Hartford
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hartford police are investigating the city’s 14th homicide of the year.
A department spokesman says officers responded to the city’s North End at about 11:45 p.m. Sunday where they found 49-year-old city resident Thomas Smith on the sidewalk suffering from two apparent gunshot wounds.
He was taken to Saint Francis Hospital & Medical Center where he was pronounced dead early Monday.
Police say it appears that Smith was targeted and there is no threat to the public. Police have not announced an arrest.
The victim’s family said Smith was a father of two.
Investigators are asking anyone with information about the death to contact them.