On January 30, 2017, patrol units responded to 114 Ashley Street for the report of a serious assault with a firearm. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim unresponsive and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to Saint Francis Hospital by AMR ambulance where he was pronounced deceased at 2221 hours. A crime scene was established and secured by patrol officers. The Major Crimes, Crime Scene Division and an Inspector from the Hartford Chief State's Attorney's Office responded and assumed the investigation. Detective Michael Rykowski has been assigned as the lead investigator.
The victim has been identified as Darren Crittenden 08/05/86.