Stabbing Victim Is Hartford’s Fifth 2012 Homicide
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A 22-year-old man has died after being stabbed several times in a Hartford apartment building in the city’s fifth homicide of the year.
Hartford police say Justin Pereira was stabbed in a hallway of a building on Zion Street at about 10 p.m. Tuesday. He was pronounced dead a short time later at Hartford Hospital.
No arrests have been made.
Police remained at the scene Wednesday morning. They say they’re looking for a green Ford Mustang and a blue Buick LeSabre that may be connected to the attack.
It’s not clear if Pereira lived in the apartment building.
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