1 dead, 1 in critical condition after shooting at car wash on Homestead Ave in Hartford


HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– An early morning shooting on Homestead Avenue has left one person dead, and another in critical condition.

At approximately 2:00 a.m., Hartford Police officers responded to Buggy Bath Car Wash on Homestead Avenue after a shot spotter activation.

Upon arrival, officers located two victims, a male, and female suffering from a gunshot wound. Both victims were transported to St. Francis hospital for treatment.

Officials say a short time later, the female victim died as a result of her injuries. Police identified the female victim as 26-year-old Jassmin Lewis of East Hartford.

The male victim underwent emergency surgery and remains in critical condition.

The Hartford Police Major Crimes and Crime Scene Division responded and assumed the investigation. The investigation remains active and ongoing.

Anyone with any information regarding the case is asked to call the HPD Tip Line at 860-722-TIPS (8477).

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


Coming up on GMCT: What will become legal on July 1 if Connecticut's marijuana bill is signed?

News /

What will become legal on July 1 if Connecticut's marijuana bill is signed?

News /

Suffield officials ban Pride flags on town flagpoles ahead of Pride Day

News /

Connecticut poised to be 19th state in nation to allow recreational pot

News /

What's Right With Schools: Berlin high school

News /

West Hartford aims to increase COVID vaccinations among Asian American communities

News /
More Hartford

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss