Hartford Police ID Shooting Victim

Police in Hartford are releasing the name of a man shot to death Sunday night in Hartford.

It was just before 9:30 when the shot spotter system detected a single gunshot. Shortly thereafter, police received a 911 call informing them of the shooting.

Twenty-two-year-old Jimmy Roberson was found in a rear parking lot of 91 Barbour Street with a single gunshot wound to the head.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

So far, there’s no word on the description of a suspect.

The Major Crimes Division is handling the case.  Anyone with any information is urged to call 860-757-4463 or Hartford CrimeStoppers at 860-722-TIPS (8477).


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