Hartford police are investigating after two people were shot during a home invasion on Boothbay Street on Saturday evening.
According to police, the victims were sitting in a living room at 68 Boothbay Street when two men wearing masks entered the home and demanded money.
Police said one intruder had a handgun and started firing shots. The victims ran and hid but were both struck by bullets. One victim, a 30-year-old Hartford man, was shot in the lower leg. The second victim, a 28-year-old man, also of Hartford, was shot in the abdomen and upper thigh. Both victims’ injuries were non-life threatening, according to police.
The intruders fled in an unknown direction. It’s not clear if police have identified any suspects.
The Hartford Police Major Crimes Division is investigating.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Hartford police.