Police, fire crews face off in basketball tournament

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FAIRFIELD -

First responders from Fairfield and Bridgeport battled each other on the basketball court Thursday night, and it was all for a good cause.

Fairfield police took on the Fairfield Fire Department, followed by a game between Bridgeport police and fire crews.

The winning teams then played each other for the championship.

In the end, the Fairfield Police Department won it all, defeating Bridgeport police 26-23.

Organizers say around 800 people attended, raising a few thousand dollars for this season's Barnum Festival.

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