Wake held for Bridgeport stabbing victim

Family and friends are saying goodbye to a Bridgeport man who died while trying to save a woman who was being attacked.

A wake was held yesterday for 23-year-old Francisco Barbosa-Vega.

Police say he was killed Sunday while trying to help a woman who was being attacked.

They say a man got out of a car, stabbed Barbosa-Vega to death and then drove off.

No arrests have been made.

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