16-Year-Old Boy Shot in Hartford

A 16-year-old is recovering after being shot in Hartford on Sunday night.

Officers said they were called to Whitmore Street around 5:30 p.m. after getting a ShotSpotter activation that reported five rounds. While police were at the scene, another caller reported that her cousin was shot on Bond Street.

When officers arrived on Bond Street, they found a 16-year-old boy suffering from a single gunshot wound to his left shoulder. The boy was transported to Connecticut Children's Medical Center, where he was listed in stable condition.

Police said the boy was uncooperative and gave conflicting stories. Officers canvassed Whitmore Street, Bond Street and the surrounding areas, but could not find any other victims, witnesses or a scene.

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