A team of Hartford Vice and Narcotics Division officers, with a special agent from the FBI, came to Zipoli’s residence to serve a search warrant. Zipoli answered the door with a shotgun, fired four rounds, and wounded at least four of the officers before being shot by multiple officers. He was pronounced dead about 15 minutes after the beginning of the raid.

ID: 2248

Victms Name: John R. Zipoli
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Race: European-American/White

City: Hartford
County: Hartford
State: CT
Zip Code: 6106
Country: United States of America

Agency: Hartford Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: A team of Hartford Vice and Narcotics Division officers, with a special agent from the FBI, came to Zipoli’s residence to serve a search warrant. Zipoli answered the door with a shotgun, fired four rounds, and wounded at least four of the officers before being shot by multiple officers. He was pronounced dead about 15 minutes after the beginning of the raid.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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