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Hartford – Injuries In Shooting Incident

A person was injured in a shooting incident in Hartford Monday afternoon.

Gunfire was reported at the intersection of Capen and Garden Streets, prompting authorities to send officers to the area. Initial reports suggest a person was shot in the leg by still-unidentified assailants. The victim was quickly tended to by medical personnel and is expected to recover. No word yet on the number of assailants or the circumstances that led to the shooting. The crime scene was secured and cleared by Monday evening, but the case is still under investigation. Authorities are asking witnesses to contact them as soon as possible.

Parties exhibiting reckless or negligent behavior can cause more harm if not apprehended promptly. It’s in these scenarios where resolving cases will depend on witness reports. It goes without saying, suspects have to be apprehended. That said, injuries caused by negligent behavior can enable victims to explore and pursue claims against culprits. Legal experts can help us understand when these avenues may be appropriate.

If you or someone you care about was injured in an accident, you may need help navigating the complex challenges of paying for your medical bills, recouping your lost wages, and regaining your quality of life. The Connecticut attorneys with Jonathan Perkins Injury Lawyers can help you through this process, working to hold the responsible party accountable for the pain and suffering you have had to endure. Call 800-PERKINS for a free consultation with a lawyer today.

Note: Our blog reports on a variety of sensitive stories with the goal of raising awareness of accidents and the repercussions they can have. We use real news articles as our sources. Should a story be updated or a post on our site be inaccurate, please let us know so we can update our post. Our blog is not intended to be read as legal advice.


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