Police probe 4th recent murder in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT - Police say the body of a man in his 40s was found on a street in Bridgeport early Thursday morning, marking the fourth incident of deadly violence in the city within the past week.

Authorities say the body was found at around 4 a.m. Thursday at the Beardsley Terrace housing complex on Trumbull Avenue. Bridgeport Police Capt. Lynn Kerwin says the man was shot at around 2:30 in the morning.

Police stress that the shootings are isolated incidents and unrelated. They say the shootings involved intended targets.

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