HARTFORD -- Hartford Police are investigating yet another shooting in the capital city, the third one within twelve hours.
Police said around 4:20 a.m., officers were called to the area of 179 Brook Street when shotspotter was activated. They found a man suffering from several gunshot wounds.
The man was operated on at St. Francis Hospital.
This shooting comes after two separate shootings Tuesday night in Hartford, one of them fatal.
In addition to the shootings, a body was found shot outside an apartment complex on Woodland Drive Tuesday morning. The victim was Middletown native Joseph Goiangos of Middletown. Detectives believe that Goiangos' homicide was drug-related.
Tuesday night, police were first called to Hartford Hospital for a report of a man shot and taken to the hospital by a private car. Police later learned that the man, who died of his injuries, was shot on New Britain Avenue.
The victim was identified as Richard Kinoshita, 31, of Bristol. He was shot once in the upper torso.