Hartford Police Make Third Arrest in Homicide Behind Bulkeley High School

Hartford police have arrested a third person in connection with a fatal shooting behind Bulkeley High School in Hartford last month.

Police said 34-year-old Jorge Alicea was found shot in the back lot of the school at 300 Wethersfield Ave. around 12:30 p.m. on July 11. School was not in session at the time.

Police said Friday they have charged 27-year-old Luis Rivera with conspiracy to commit murder.

Police previously arrested 23-year-old Cynthia Cruz, who was charged her with murder, and 28-year-old Taichany Osorio, who was charged with conspiracy to commit murder charge.

Both are being held on a $1 million bond. Cruz is due in court on Aug. 8 and Osorio is due in court on Aug. 26.

Police said Alicea did not have a weapon on him and he was riding his bike at the time of the killing.

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