HARTFORD, Connecticut  (CBS Connecticut) — Hartford Police say a man is dead following a shooting in the capital city Sunday afternoon.

Hartford Police Department Major Crimes Detectives were called to the scene of the shooting near 97 Van Block Ave. around 12:15 p.m.

Police, Monday, identified the victim as 55-year-old Tyrone Mercer of Stonington Street in Hartford.

The incident remains under investigation.

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