Police hunt 3 after shots fired in Bridgeport

Bridgeport police are looking for three people after shots were fired, leading them to lock down Bassick High School. Investigators say a man in a

Police say the gunshots caused a brief lockdown at Bassick High School.

Police say the gunshots caused a brief lockdown at Bassick High School. (3/18/15)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are looking for three people after shots were fired, leading them to lock down Bassick High School.

Investigators say a man in a 2009 black Nissan Altima fired shots in the area of Trumbull Avenue and Terrace Circle yesterday afternoon.

They say the man then drove to Bassick High School and fired shots in front of the campus, triggering the lockdown, which lasted for about 20 minutes.

Police say there were two other people in the car.

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