Search on for daylight shooting suspect in Bridgeport

Bridgeport police are searching for a gunman they say shot at a passing car in broad daylight yesterday afternoon. Authorities say the incident happened at

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are searching for a gunman they say shot at a passing car in broad daylight yesterday afternoon. Authorities say the incident happened at around 3 p.m. near Central High School on Lincoln Avenue. They say the suspect, wearing a black sweatshirt and blue bandana, got out of a Honda and shot at a nearby vehicle. Witnesses say a total of six shots were fired and that the bullets barely missed the driver of the car. Investigators say a witness photographed the suspect's car, but that they are not ready to release it yet. Anyone with information is urged to call Bridgeport police at 203-581-5100.To see extended coverage of the afternoon shooting in Bridgeport, click on iO Extra on Channel 612.

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