Bridgeport police give away coats to youngsters

Bridgeport police are working to help keep students warm this winter with a coat drive. Earlier today, police passed out coats to students at Columbus

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are working to help keep students warm this winter with a coat drive.

Earlier today, police passed out coats to students at Columbus School on Grand Street.

They say the more than $2,000 raised will pay for more than 90 winter coats for youngsters in the community.

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