Chris Lyons profiles the cold case of Benjamin Grate who was murdered in Hartford on July 22, 2012.
At 52 Acton Street in the North End of Hartford on July 22, 2012, Benjamin Grate. He and two of his friends spent the night partying in the area, the night ended when gunshots rang out.
Grate’s wife heard the commotion. She rans outside to find her husband on the ground in grave condition. He died shorty at St. Francis Hospital.
When Grate was shot, his friends ran off in different directions. Police hunted them down, but got different stories from both of them. They are both persons of interest in the case.
If you have any information, you are urged to contact Hartford police.