Police ID man fatally shot in Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT -

Police have identified the man who was fatally shot in Bridgeport during a possible gang related incident.

Tyron Heard, 21, died at the hospital after being shot Sunday outside a convenience store near Connecticut and Hollister Avenues around 7:30 p.m.

Police say a gunman or gunmen fired 20 rounds at Heard and two others, a 17-year-old boy and 22-year-old man.

Both the 17-year-old and 22-year-old are expected to be OK.

Witnesses say the victim's car sped away from the scene and Heard later died at the hospital.

Police say the victims are not cooperating in the investigation.

Investigators say they are reviewing surveillance video and hope more witnesses come forward with leads. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Bridgeport police Tip Line at 203-576-8477.

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