Anthony Small sentenced in connection with Bridgeport shooting that wounded 3-year-old Kaitlyn Gordon
BRIDGEPORT - The Bridgeport man charged in connection with a drive-by shooting that injured a toddler was sentenced Friday to at least six years in prison.
Kaitlyn Gordon, 3, was shot in the buttocks when she was caught in the middle of a shootout at the corner of Poplar Street and Maplewood Avenue in 2012.
Anthony Small pleaded guilty to risk of an injury to a minor, reckless endangerment and illegally firing an unlicensed handgun.
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Small's attorney says his client was not the one who shot Gordon, however, he does think the sentencing was fair given how close the shootout was to the Bryant Grammar School.