On June 14, 2014 at approximately 12:56 p.m. the Hartford Police Department received several 911 calls regarding a shooting which occurred on the east side walk of South Green Park (across the street from 66 Main St). Patrol Officers responded and found the victim lying on the sidewalk, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the face and head. It was immediately apparent to the arriving officers that the wounds were not consistent with sustaining life. EMS personnel arrived and pronounced the victim deceased on scene.
The scene was secured and Major Crimes Division Homicide detectives initiated the investigation with the assistance of the Crime Scene Detectives. The victim was positively identified as: Huberto O'Neil, (34) 07/15/79 of 82 Cabot Street, Hartford. This incident appears to be a deliberate and specific attack on the victim.
Major crimes division detectives are continuing the investigation. The Hartford Police Department is asking anyone with any information to please contact Sgt. Brandon O'Brien at 860-757-4089 or tips can be reported anonymously to CrimeStoppers at 860-722-TIPS.