Boy recieved threats before being shot in the face in Hartford
HARTFORD — A 13-year-old boy was shot in the face on Saturday morning.
Police responded to 645 Blue Hills Avenue for a report of a juvenile that had been shot.
According to police, the boy was walking near Bowles Park when he was approached by a dark-colored Nissan Maxima. Three shots were fired from one of the passengers.
The boy was transported to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries.
According to police, the boy had received threats via Facebook prior to the shooting.
Major Crimes Detectives are investigating.
Anyone with further information is asked to call Hartford Police at (860)-757-4250.