According to officials, the incident took place in the area of Wooster Street and Pavilion Street.
Authorities said the victim was a Hartford man in his 20s who was shot several times.
Major Crimes and Crime Scene Division personnel are investigating the homicide.
The victim’s identity has not been released.
Police said a person of interest was brought to police headquarters an hour after the shooting after being tracked down by cameras and witnesses
News 8 will update this story with more information as it becomes available.
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