Three juveniles arrested in connection to car theft, Hartford drive-by shooting

Crime

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Three juveniles were arrested in connection to stealing a vehicle and shooting a man in Hartford Thursday evening.

Police said the juveniles were driving a Durango stolen out of Wethersfield, and they engaged in a drive-by shooting on Park Street in Hartford, injuring a 21-year-old.

The victim was conscious and alert when he was sent to Hartford Hospital. Right now, we don’t know his condition.

Police later found the vehicle and deployed spike strips to stop it. Following a foot chase, police arrested the three juveniles.

Police said two of them were released by summons for stolen motor vehicle charges. The other juvenile was arrested on firearm and assault charges and transported to juvenile detention without bond.

Police are reminding the public to lock your car doors and take the key fobs with you.

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Hartford

Road diets in Hartford aim to keep drivers calm

News /

Aldi looking to hire more than 300 people during National Hiring Week

News /

Mailman injured in stabbing on West Morningside Street in Hartford

News /

Emergency crews responding to a large gas line break on Wells Road in Wethersfield

News /

Lamont authorizes $50K reward for tips related to 2018 Burlington homicide

News /

FULL PRESSER: New Britain State's Attorney expected to provide update on death of woman in Burlington in 2018

News /
More Hartford

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss