Police: Geraldo Costa shot in head during home invasion on Pond Street in Bridgeport

Officers say Geraldo Costa was shot just before midnight on Pond Street between Saunders and Woodrow avenues. (1/15/14)

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport man remains hospitalized at St. Vincent's Medical Center after police say he was shot in the head during a home invasion last night.

Friends say Geraldo Costa, 33, had a female visitor over at his house on Pond Street last night when they got into an argument. The woman left, and Costa's friends say she returned two hours later followed a group of men who forced their way into the house.

One gun shot was heard by witnesses after the group allegedly forced themselves into the house. Costa's friends say he was shot once in the head in his bedroom.

For more on the shooting in Bridgeport, click the video to the left or watch 12 Extra on Channel 612.

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