Alberto Rios accused of running down two people in Bridgeport

A Bridgeport man is facing charges after police say he ran down his ex-girlfriend's sister and her boyfriend with his car and then attacked the

Police say Alberto Rios drove into the victims as they stood at the corner of Washington Avenue and Coleman Street.

Police say Alberto Rios drove into the victims as they stood at the corner of Washington Avenue and Coleman Street. (4/24/13)

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport man is facing charges after police say he ran down his ex-girlfriend's sister and her boyfriend with his car and then attacked the man.

Police say Alberto Rios drove into the victims as they stood at the corner of Washington Avenue and Coleman Street on Monday.

They say Rios then got out of the car and started to kick, punch and threaten the man.  He suffered a broken arm and leg.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A former corrections officer faces 45 years in 1 Former corrections officer found guilty in deadly 2014 car wreck
2 Connecticut Sportscast, Dec. 9
Local police departments are warning residents to be 3 Fairfield police warn to be wary of thieves stealing packages
About 500 volunteers helped at Saturday's event. 4 Volunteers wrap thousands of gifts for children in need
Police say 48-year-old Fred Busk was charged with 5 Westport dad accused of serving teens alcohol at his home

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