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East Hartford Man Killed In Hartford Shooting

East Hartford Man Killed In Hartford Shooting

HARTFORD — A 25-year-old East Hartford man was killed Saturday night in a shooting on Blue Hills Avenue, police said Sunday. The shooting was reported at 8:49 p.m. Saturday in the area of a pizza restaurant at 671 Blue Hills Ave., Deputy Chief Brian Foley said. Foley said police received numerous reports of gunshots in that area and, about 10 minutes later, police learned a person who'd been shot arrived at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center via private vehicle. The victim, identified as Devon Mitchell of Central Avenue in East Hartford, was had multiple gunshot wounds and was taken immediately to surgery, Foley said. He was pronounced dead at 11:23 p.m. The shooting...

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