HARTFORD, Conn — Police were investigating a shooting that happened in the area of Wethersfield Avenue Wednesday afternoon.
Officers responded to the area on a ShotSpotter activation and a crime scene was found. It was learned a man was taken by private vehicle to the hospital for treatment on a gunshot wound to his hip.
The Hartford Police Major Crimes and Crime Scene Divisions arrived on the scene and took over the investigation.
Police arrested 31-year-old Drashawn Jones in connection with the shooting and charged him with assault in the first degree, criminal possession of a firearm, and possession of narcotics.