Mayor Ganim: Officer should be ‘fired immediately’ if sex assault charges are true

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BRIDGEPORT -

Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim said Saturday that city police officer Stephen Figueroa should be "fired immediately" if sexual assault allegations against him are found to be true.

News 12 has reported that Figueroa has been arrested multiple times for domestic violence.

He's now facing new sexual assault charges.

The Bridgeport Police Department's Internal Affairs Division is set to hold a hearing on Monday.

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