HARTFORD — Hartford Police Department today identify the victim of a June 11 homicide in the city.
The victim is Michael McClendon, 38, of Hartford.
Police said that about 11:15 a.m. on June 11 patrol units responded to a report of a serious assault with a firearm in the vicinity of 61 Burton Street. On arrival, officers found McClendon suffering from a gunshot wound. He was immediately transported by ambulance to St. Francis Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased at 11:51 p.m.
Police is asking anyone with information about this incident to contact Hartford Police Major Crimes Supervising Sergeant Brandon O’Brien at 860-757-4089.