Bridgeport community comes together to support 25-year-old man after grandfather dies

City officials say 25-year-old RJ Demers is a beloved member of the community and they wanted to show him their love and support at this difficult time.

News 12 Staff

Mar 27, 2024, 12:51 PM

Updated 22 days ago

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The Bridgeport community is coming together to support a man whose grandfather passed away Tuesday.
City officials say 25-year-old RJ Demers is a beloved member of the community and they wanted to show him their love and support at this difficult time.
They say 89-year-old Elvin Turner was a proud U.S. Army veteran who passed away at home, leaving his grandson "heartbroken."
RJ tells News 12 that he's grateful for the outpouring of love and support from the community.


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