Pregnant woman shot in neck outside Metric Bar and Grill in Bridgeport

Bridgeport police are investigating an early morning shooting that left a pregnant woman hospitalized. The shooting happened outside the Metric Bar and Grill at around

Authorities say the victim's pregnancy was apparently not jeopardized.

Authorities say the victim's pregnancy was apparently not jeopardized. (7/4/13)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are investigating an early morning shooting that left a pregnant woman hospitalized.

The shooting happened outside the Metric Bar and Grill at around 1 a.m. The woman was struck in the neck, but her injuries were not life-threatening. Her pregnancy was apparently not jeopardized.

Customers at the restaurant say the shooting appears to be an isolated incident, adding that the owner runs a fine establishment.

Authorities add that they do not believe the victim was the intended target, and instead got caught in the line of fire. They have yet to release her name.
 

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