Bridgeport police search for killer

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are searching for the person who shot a man to death over the weekend.

Leon Pettway, 32, was found dead on Stratford Avenue near Sixth Street early Saturday morning. Police say he had been shot multiple times in the chest and possibly in the head.

Police Chief Joseph Gaudett says they have no suspects or motive for the shooting.

Anyone with information is urged to call Bridgeport police at 203-581-5201.

News 12 Connecticut was told the funeral services for Pettway will be held Friday.

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