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Hartford's 5th Homicide

June 11, 2014

This morning at 2:43 a.m. Hartford Police Department received a ShotSpotter activation, at 26 Vine Street. At 2:44am Patrol Officers found the victim lying prone in street, in front of 44 Vine St, suffering from a single gun shot wound to the chest.  He was transport to St. Francis Hospital where was pronounced at 6:44 a.m. Tyron Taylor, 33 of Hartford was positively identified as the victim and next of kin notification has been made. The section of lower Vine Street where this shooting occurred is vacant and under complete rehab construction.

We are actively looking to locate witnesses and information.

Homicide #5  HPD Case # 14-18854
Victim: Tyron Taylor 05/24/81 (33) Male of Hartford,
75 Main St. (shelter) as listed home address.

Anyone with information is asked to call
Sergeant Andrew Weaver at (860) 757-4214.

Information can also be reported anonymously to
CRIME STOPPERS at 860-722-TIPS (8477).

DUI Checkpoint June 12, 2014

TRAFFIC ADVISORY
From the Hartford Police Department Traffic Division Wednesday, June 11, 2014

HARTFORD POLICE TO CONDUCT DUI ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINT


(Hartford, CT.) ā€“ The Hartford Police Department Traffic Division will conduct a DUI Enforcement Checkpoint on Thursday, June 12, 2014, from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m., in the area of Garden Street and Capen Street.

This checkpoint is part of the Hartford Police Department's ongoing expanded DUI enforcement program supervised by the HPD's Traffic Division and funded through a grant from the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation DUI Enforcement Program.

For the most up to date traffic information visit the State of Connecticut interactive traffic map including statewide traffic cameras.

The Hartford Police Department encourages you to protect your vehicle and belongings by "putting your junk in your trunk." Click here to view car break prevention tips from the HPD.

DUI Checkpoint June 5, 2014

TRAFFIC ADVISORY
From the Hartford Police Department Traffic Division Wednesday, June 4, 2014

HARTFORD POLICE TO CONDUCT DUI ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINT


(Hartford, CT.) ā€“ The Hartford Police Department Traffic Division will conduct a DUI Enforcement Checkpoint on Thursday, June 5, 2014, from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m., in the area of 217 Wethersfield Avenue.

This checkpoint is part of the Hartford Police Department's ongoing expanded DUI enforcement program supervised by the HPD's Traffic Division and funded through a grant from the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation DUI Enforcement Program.

For the most up to date traffic information visit the State of Connecticut interactive traffic map including statewide traffic cameras.

The Hartford Police Department encourages you to protect your vehicle and belongings by "putting your junk in your trunk." Click here to view car break prevention tips from the HPD.

 

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Hartford CT, 06103
860-757-4000

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