Teenager Shot Near Park Street In Hartford

Matt Dwyer
September 25, 2019 - 1:38 pm

Hartford Police investigate a shooting of a teenager in a front yard on Hazel Street, near the intersection with Park Street. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.


(WTIC-AM) -- A 17-year-old was seriously wounded in a shooting near Park Street in Hartford this morning. 

Hartford Police Lieutenant Paul Cicero says officers responding to a 9-1-1 call found the young man in the front yard of a house on Hazel Street about 9:30.

"It was a targeted attack from what we can put together right now," Cicero said. "We do have most of the incident on our C4 cameras."

The gunshot victim was stabilized at the hospital. 

Police say one person came onto the property at the house, and the shooting ensued. 

Officers are looking for the person who pulled the trigger.