HARTFORD — It took them nine years, but police finally arrested a suspect in a Lenox Street shooting.
Police arrested Marvin Gray, 36, formerly of 282 Laurel St. in Hartford. Gray was wanted on attempted murder warrant for an incident that occurred on April 2, 2001.
Gray (seen in photo) eluded the warrant until earlier this week.
On Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, Hartford Police Detectives responded to the Dade County Florida Detention Center and transported Gray back to Connecticut. Gray faces charges of criminal attempt to commit murder, first degree assault, first degree reckless endangerment, carrying a pistol without a permit for his involvement in the April 2, 2001 Lenox Street shooting incident.
According to police report, about 4:45 p.m. on April 2, 2001, Hartford police responded to St. Francis Hospital on a report of a person who was shot. Upon arrival, officers learned that the 23-year-old man was shot in the wrist, forearm and leg while in the area of 22 Lenox St.
The victim reported that while parked in front of 22 Lenox St., a vehicle being operated by a black female with a black male passenger pulled along side him. The black male then fired multiple rounds at the victim and sped away.
A witness transported the victim to Saint Francis Hospital. The victim underwent surgery and was treated and released.