Suspect arrested in shooting, attempted murder in Bridgeport

A suspect was arrested today and charged with attempted murder and assault in connection with the shooting that occurred in Bridgeport.Police say Douglas Wiggins, 19,

BRIDGEPORT - A suspect was arrested today and charged with attempted murder and assault in connection with the shooting that occurred in Bridgeport.

Police say Douglas Wiggins, 19, and several of his friends dropped off a 17-year-old at the intersection of City View and Reservoir avenues just before 1 a.m. Officers say the teen got out of the car and then shot Wiggins in the chest.

Police say that as Wiggins was being interviewed by police at St. Vincent's Hospital, the teen walked in with a gunshot wound from a separate incident. He was treated and then arrested.

Wiggins is in critical, but stable condition.

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