Bridgeport police nab fugitive in alleged stabbing, shooting

Bridgeport police say they have arrested a fugitive wanted for the alleged stabbing and shooting of his girlfriend.Police say Orlando Neish was apprehended on Pequonnock

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police say they have arrested a fugitive wanted for the alleged stabbing and shooting of his girlfriend.

Police say Orlando Neish was apprehended on Pequonnock Street in Bridgeport this morning.

Neish is accused of stabbing and then shooting his girlfriend in the legs and shoulder at a home on Kossuth Street back in June.

Authorities say at least one child was in the room when the attack happened.

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