Police: Bridgeport murder victim, Ivan Rodriguez Mendez, was stabbed

Bridgeport police say an autopsy revealed that a Bridgeport man found dead had been stabbed to death. As News 12 previously reported, police say Ivan Rodriguez Mendez, 51, was stabbed in front of his

News 12 Staff

Oct 21, 2014, 1:25 AM

Updated 3,525 days ago

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Bridgeport police say an autopsy revealed that a Bridgeport man found dead had been stabbed to death.
As News 12 previously reported, police say Ivan Rodriguez Mendez, 51, was stabbed in front of his home on Seeley Street Saturday night.
Officers say they found Mendez lying in the street covered in blood. They say witnesses told them they heard gunshots.
Witnesses also told police that Mendez had been fighting with at least one person shortly before he was stabbed.
Friends of the victim say they have no idea who would do this to him.
Police say they are still searching for suspects. The death marks the city's 10th homicide of the year.


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