Clerk In Fatal Shooting Identified
EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Police have identified a clerk at a convenience store in East Hartford who was fatally shot in a robbery.
Lt. Ricardo Soto identified the victim Monday as Luthfur Tarafdar of Manchester. Police found the 47-year-old man with a chest wound when they responded Saturday night.
He was declared dead at the scene.
The Hartford Courant, quoting a friend, reported that Tarafdar was from Bangladesh and had previously worked in New York as a taxi driver.
Soto said no additional details were available.
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