2 men killed in 2 separate Bridgeport shootings

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BRIDGEPORT -

Two men were killed in two separate shootings in Bridgeport early Sunday morning.

Police say around 2:30 a.m. they received a 911 call reporting that shots were fired following an argument in the 900 block of State Street.

When officers arrived, they found a man at Norman and Freeman streets with gunshot wounds.

He was later pronounced dead at St. Vincent's Medical Center.

Police say around 4:30 a.m. officers discovered a man with gunshot wounds on Alice Street.

He was taken to St. Vincent's Medical Center, where he died a short time later.

Officials say the shootings were separate and unrelated, and in both instances the people involved knew each other.

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