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Homicide shooting victim identified: Police

The victim has been identified as a Hartford man.

HARTFORD, Conn. — Hartford police are investigating a homicide in Albany Ave. and Woodland St. Thursday afternoon.

Hartford police said Carl Patterson, Jr., 28, of Hartford, died from his injuries. 

The shooting occurred on Baltimore Street at around 2:30 p.m., just a few blocks away. There are reports of a vehicle with bullet holes at the scene. At least three cars can be seen with what appears to be collision damage.

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Other victims suffered from gunshot wounds. At least one other person was hospitalized. 

Police said Patterson travelled to Albany and Woodland Avenue before crashing into the car. 

Officials said that they took surveillance video and they believe the suspect vehicle was behind the victims during the shooting so they believe they have a suspect vehicle.

Officials suspect this was a targeted shooting. 

Additional details were not immediately made available. People are asked to avoid the area.


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