Police: 16-year-old shot in neck on Park Avenue in Bridgeport

A teenager is recovering after being shot in Bridgeport Thursday afternoon. Police say the 16-year-old was shot in the neck on Park Avenue.

Police say the 16-year-old victim was shot in

Police say the 16-year-old victim was shot in the neck on Park Avenue. (Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

BRIDGEPORT - A teenager is recovering after being shot in Bridgeport Thursday afternoon.

Police say the 16-year-old was shot in the neck on Park Avenue. He was transported to a hospital and is expected to be OK.

Police say an empty car matching the description of the one spotted fleeing the scene was found a short time later.

Investigators say they have seized the car and hope it leads to an arrest.

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