Woman shot in Bridgeport

A shooting sent a woman to the hospital Friday morning. It happened in the area of Main Street and North Avenue just after midnight.

The shooting happened in the area of Main Street and North Avenue just after midnight.

The shooting happened in the area of Main Street and North Avenue just after midnight. (1/22/16)

BRIDGEPORT - A shooting sent a woman to the hospital this morning.

It happened in the area of Main Street and North Avenue just after midnight.

Police say a witness told them a man fired a gun in an unknown direction, and they found shell casings and broken glass at North Avenue and Sedgewick Street.

They say the woman later showed up at the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg.

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