2 hurt in Bridgeport shooting

Two men are in the hospital in Bridgeport after police say they were shot in a drug deal gone wrong. It happened last night about

Police say two people were shot in a drug deal gone wrong.

Police say two people were shot in a drug deal gone wrong. (4/11/16)

BRIDGEPORT - Two men were hospitalized in Bridgeport after police say they were shot in a drug deal gone wrong.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Sunday on Iranistan Avenue.

Police say 20-year old Brandon Thompson arranged to buy marijuana from 21-year old Immanuel White, but it didn't go as planned and White pulled out a gun.

Police say White shot Thompson in the chest and then shot himself in the arm.

Both men were taken to the hospital.

Officers say no one has been charged yet, but they anticipate an arrest soon.

 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Surveillance video from a nearby store captured Terryanne 1 Video captures woman being hit by truck in Stamford
New Canaan police say a person cleaning the 3 Police checking if mortar shell found in home is live explosive
Greenwich town officials on Wednesday responded to residents 4 Greenwich residents up in arms over school plan to cut trees
It happened in the 2000 block of Boston 5 Bridgeport man struck by 2 cars

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE