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Overnight Shooting Leaves One Dead In Hartford

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A 19-year-old Manchester man was shot and killed outside the Up or On The Rocks nightclub on Allyn Street near Union Place in Hartford just before 2 a.m. Sunday morning.

The victim, identified as Brian Simpe, suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was taken to St. Francis Hospital where he was pronounced dead about a half hour later.

Police are looking for the shooter.

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