Police ID Bridgeport man fatally shot in city's 9th homicide

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BRIDGEPORT -

Police have identified a Bridgeport man fatally shot in the city’s ninth homicide of the year.

Edwin Jeremy Mangual, 30, of Bridgeport, was shot and killed Tuesday on Laurel Avenue.

Police say Mangual was intentionally targeted and believe he knew who the gunman was because the two were spotted together earlier in the day.

Anyone with information is asked to call Bridgeport police at  203-576-TIPS.

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