Witnesses: 30 shots fired in Bridgeport

Witnesses say up to 30 shots were fired near the corner of Taft Avenue and Windsor Street.

Witnesses say up to 30 shots were fired near the corner of Taft Avenue and Windsor Street. (12/20/12)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police say they are investigating a drive-by shooting that led to a car crash last night.

Authorities say two people started shooting at each other near the corner of Taft Avenue and Windsor Street, and that the shots may have hit a passing car. That vehicle then crashed into three other cars parked along the street.

Witnesses say up to 30 shots were fired.

Meanwhile, residents who recently moved to the neighborhood say they're upset with the shooting and do not feel safe anymore.

Officers say no one was hurt and that they've yet to make any arrests.


 

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