Police: 2 shot near Bridgeport Mayor Ganim's office

The shooting happened on State Street, across from Mayor Joe Ganim’s office.

News 12 Staff

Aug 20, 2022, 11:19 AM

Updated 702 days ago

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Two people were injured in an overnight shooting in Bridgeport.
The shooting happened at the intersection of Broad Street and Bank Street around 2 a.m.
Police say a firearm was found in front of the Brick and Barrel bar and restaurant.
A 28-year-old Bridgeport man was shot in the abdomen while a 56-year-old Bridgeport man was shot in the leg.
Both have injuries that are not life threatening. Police say the shooting is an isolated incident resulting from a dispute on the sidewalk.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Jeffrey Holtz at (203) 581-5293 or the Bridgeport Police tips line at 203 576-TIPS.


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