Conn. Stabbing Suspect Dead in Police-involved Shooting - NECN

Conn. Stabbing Suspect Dead in Police-involved Shooting

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    Conn. Stabbing Suspect Dead in Police-involved Shooting

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a police involved shooting that left an alleged stabbing suspect dead.
        
    Hartford police say they responded to a report of an assault at about 10 p.m. Wednesday.
        
    When officers arrived on the scene they found one person stabbed.
        
    Police say a confrontation ensued and an officer shot a person believed to be a suspect in the stabbing.
        
    The alleged suspect was taken to a hospital and was pronounced dead.
        
    The stabbing victim and the officer were also taken to a hospital for their injuries.
        
    The names of those involved were not immediately released.
        
    WFSB-TV reports Connecticut State Police have taken over the investigation.
        
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    Information from: WFSB-TV

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