Police: Woman raped by armed man in Bridgeport

(8/18/16)

BRIDGEPORT - A woman was allegedly raped by an armed man in Bridgeport's North End, according to police.

Police say it happened Tuesday on Nob Hill Circle, not far from the Beardsley Zoo.

Investigators say a Waterbury woman reported that an unidentified man pulled out a gun and forced her into a home at the Nob Hill Condominiums.

They say the victim was sexually assaulted and drove to Waterbury hospital for treatment.

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