Police: 1 dead, 1 injured in Bridgeport restaurant shooting; no arrests made

One man was killed and another was injured after a Bridgeport shooting, and police say they are still looking for suspects.

News 12 Staff

Jul 12, 2021, 12:22 PM

Updated 1,016 days ago

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One man was killed and another was injured after a Bridgeport shooting, and police say they are still looking for suspects.
Joselito Calderon, 54, of Stratford, was killed in the shooting.
The shooting happened Sunday just before 1 a.m. inside the Copa Restaurant near Lexington and Harral avenues.
Police say they arrived on the scene to find two men who were suffering from gunshot wounds.
Calderon was transported to the hospital where he later died.
The other victim, a 30-year-old Bridgeport man, is in stable condition and is expected to survive.
Police did not say if the two victims knew each other.
No arrests have been made.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Martin Heanue at 203-581-5242 or utilize the Bridgeport Police Tips Line at 203-576-TIPS.


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