Bridgeport police probe shooting

Bridgeport police are investigating a shooting late last night. It happened around 11 p.m. on Essex Street.

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are investigating a shooting late last night.

It happened around 11 p.m. on Essex Street.

A man called 911 saying his girlfriend had been shot in the arm, according to the Connecticut Post.

Police tell the paper the suspects ran away and the woman was taken to the hospital.

For extended footage from the scene, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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