Good Samaritan killed while breaking up Bridgeport attack

Bridgeport police are looking for the people involved in the fatal stabbing of a Good Samaritan who was trying to help a woman being attacked.Authorities

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are looking for the people involved in the fatal stabbing of a Good Samaritan who was trying to help a woman being attacked.

Authorities say Francisco Barbosa-Vega, 23, saw a man beating a woman on Arctic Avenue Sunday morning and tried to intervene.

Police say a second person got out of a nearby car and stabbed Vega, then the attackers drove away.

The victim's father has made a plea for those involved to come forward.

Anyone with information about the incident can call Bridgeport police or our info line, 203-354-INFO.

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