Violent home invasion leaves Bpt. neighbors on edge

Neighbors in Bridgeport are on edge after a violent home invasion Friday morning.Police say the incident occurred at a two-family house on Grove Street. According

BRIDGEPORT - Neighbors in Bridgeport are on edge after a violent home invasion Friday morning.

Police say the incident occurred at a two-family house on Grove Street.

According to police, the girlfriend of the man who lives on the second floor was grabbed by two men as she walked outside and forced back into the apartment at gunpoint. The two men then used a stun gun on her boyfriend and took $500 worth of jewelry.

No one was seriously hurt.

Police think the suspects may have known and targeted the victims. They have strong leads in the case and expect to make an arrest.

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