Police in Hartford have released the name of the city’s first homicide victim of 2014.
They say they responded just after 9:30 last night to Sumner Street.
That’s where 33-year-old Mark McNickle was discovered with a gunshot wound to the head.
McNickle was rushed to St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center where he was pronounced dead shortly before 10:30 p.m.
Police are asking for the public’s help in trying to solve the case.
Anyone with any information is asked to call Sergeant Brandon O’Brien at (860) 757-4089.