Hartford police major crimes division is investigating a homicide that occurred at 153 Adams Street around 9 p.m. Tuesday night.
Police said they received multiple 911 calls. When they arrived at the scene, they found a 23-year-old man who was shot once in the chest. He was transported to Saint Francis Hospital where he was pronounced dead, Deputy Chief Brian Foley said.
According to police, a barbeque or gathering was occurring in the area around the time of the shooting.
Anyone with information is asked to call Hartford police.