Ernesto Rayes Santos, 36, dies from gunshot wound in Bridgeport
Numbers & Links
Bridgeport Police : 203-581-5201
Related mediaVIDEO: Bridgeport murder
BRIDGEPORT - A man was found shot in Bridgeport last night and later died.
Police say Ernesto Rayes Santos, 36, was found on Davis Avenue in the Black Rock section of the city by a driver who then called 911.
Santos was rushed to St. Vincent’s Medical Center, where he later died. He was from Brooklyn, N.Y.
READ MORE: Connecticut Crime Stories
Authorities tell News 12 that he may have been shot elsewhere and then dumped in Black Rock. No sounds of gunshots were reported in the area.
The incident marks the city's second murder this year. Police are asking anybody who saw or heard anything unusual to call them.