1 person killed in midday shooting in Hartford

HARTFORD -- Hartford Police Major Crimes Division is investigating a deadly shooting in the middle of Friday afternoon.

Police say it happened near Albany Avenue at Garden Street in Hartford sometime after 1 p.m.

hartford-shooting-1-20-iiIt happened near the Community Health Center, but the crime scene was about a block long and includes the Food Mart at 550 Albany Avenue.

Police identified the victim as Jason Reddick, 37, of Hartford, CT. He suffered from a single gun shot wound to the chest. Police said he was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police are searching for the suspect or suspects involved.