2 hospitalized with stab wounds after Bridgeport brawl

BRIDGEPORT - A brawl on a Bridgeport street involving several men Friday sent two to the hospital with stab wounds.

Police say the fight began between two men around 7 p.m. in front of a house on Washington Avenue. Several others then joined in, according to authorities.

Lt. Jim Viadero, of the Bridgeport Police Department, confirms one person was stabbed three times, while another suffered minor head injuries. Both were taken to area hospitals and are expected to live.

Police say they are searching for a suspect inside a housing complex near the scene of the fight. No arrests have yet been made.

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