Bridgeport police arrest 3 men linked to 6-month gun trafficking investigation

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch and Police Chief Joseph Gaudett have announced the results of a major gun trafficking investigation. Police arrested three men following a

Police say one of the weapons was an AK-47 and one weapon was loaded with ammunition that would rip through police body armor.

Police say one of the weapons was an AK-47 and one weapon was loaded with ammunition that would rip through police body armor. (10/1/13)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch and Police Chief Joseph Gaudett have announced the results of a major gun trafficking investigation.

Police arrested three men following a six-month probe into the sale and possession of illegal firearms in the city. Officers say a four-person task force seized a shotgun and AK-47 among other weapons.

Gaudett says the arrests were made before the guns hit the street.

Authorities say more arrests are pending and that the investigation is ongoing.
 

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