2 arrested in connection with Bridgeport shooting

Police have arrested two people in connection with a series of gunfire in Bridgeport this afternoon.Police say Armando Gonzalez, 21, shot another man in the

BRIDGEPORT - Police have arrested two people in connection with a series of gunfire in Bridgeport this afternoon.

Police say Armando Gonzalez, 21, shot another man in the stomach while inside the Greens Homes Housing Complex. They say Gonzalez then came outside and pointed the gun at Officer Ned Love who was responding to the scene. Love fired his weapon and shot Gonzalez in the leg.

Police arrested Gonzalez and another man who they say was connected to the shooting. They have not released the name of the victim who was shot in the stomach but say he is in stable condition.

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