Jaime Nieves injured after being shot in face in Bridgeport outside 231 Ogden St.

The family of Jaime Nieves says he was sitting in the front seat of a truck at 2 a.m. outside 231 Ogden St. when someone drove by and fired five shots into the vehicle. Nieves was struck in the jaw. (4/6/14)

BRIDGEPORT - Police are searching for the person who shot a man in Bridgeport early Sunday morning.

The family of Jaime Nieves says he was sitting in the front seat of a truck at 2 a.m. outside 231 Ogden St. when someone drove by and fired five shots into the vehicle. Nieves was struck in the jaw.

He collapsed on the sidewalk until police arrived on the scene.

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Police say Nieves is recovering at a local hospital. No arrests have been made.

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