Hartford police are investigating a double shooting in Hartford that critically injured a 19-year-old man and sent a 23-year-old man to the hospital.
Police responded to 7 Cherry Street around 10:16 p.m. and found the 19-year-old man lying near the entrance to the home with a gunshot wound in his head.
Medics rushed him to the hospital, where he is in critical condition.
Minutes later, a 23-year-old man arrived at St. Francis Hospital in a private vehicle. He had a gunshot wound to the torso and said he’d been shot by 7 Cherry Street as well. Police said his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.
Authorities have not released the name of either victim, but said neither is from the neighborhood.
Detectives from Hartford Major Crimes and the Hartford Shooting Task Force are investigating.