Suspicious package found on Bishop Avenue railroad bridge in Bridgeport

MTA police, the bomb squad, and haz-mat crews were called to the scene at the bridge over Bishop Avenue. (4/4/14)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are investigating a suspicious package that was found at a railroad bridge yesterday.

MTA police, the bomb squad, and haz-mat crews were called to the scene at the bridge over Bishop Avenue.

Officers had to shut down the street between Connecticut and Barnum avenues.

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Police say the package was on the bridge, but they are not releasing any other details.

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