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Homicide Arrest June 24, 2015

On July 12, 2014 at approx 4:55am Hartford Police Officers responded to the area of 20 Auburn Street on a report of shots fired and a ShotSpotter activation. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim, suffering gunshot wounds to his upper torso. The male victim, later identified as Tyshawn Crawford, 29, of Hartford, CT, was transported to St. Francis Hospital, where he was treated but succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced at 4:30am.

Detectives from the Hartford Police Department Major Crimes Division stayed with the investigation for 11 months. On June 15, 2015, HPD Major Crime Detectives applied for and obtained an arrest warrant for the arrest of Chiffon Milner, 30, of Hartford, CT.
On June 24, 2015, Milner was arrested in the town of Manchester. Hartford Major Crime Detectives interviewed Milner then brought him to the HPD Booking facility, where he was charged with Murder, Criminal Possession of a Firearm and Criminal Use of a Firearm. A $2,000,000 bond was set.

ARRESTED: Chiffon Milner, 30, of Hartford, CT
1. Murder
2. Criminal Possession of a Firearm
3. Criminal Use of a Firearm

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