One Dead, Two Injured in Shooting Outside Hartford Nightclub

NBC Connecticut

Hartford police are investigating a fatal shooting early Sunday morning.

According to police, three people were shot outside of Vibz Uptown, 3155 Main St. around 1:45 a.m.

Police say 28-year-old Jakari Lewis, of Hartford, was shot and killed.

A 29-year-old male and a 29-year-old female were also shot.

The conditions of those victims are unknown at this time.

Investigators say that a shot spotter activation alerted them to eight rounds of gunfire around 1:45 a.m.

At that time, the nightclub had just closed. Police say that dozens of patrons were in the parking lot at the time of the shooting.

The Major Crimes Division is investigating.

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