Man shot in Bridgeport; drives himself to hospital

May 2, 2019

BRIDGEPORT - A man, who was shot after midnight Thursday drove himself to St. Vincent’s Medical Center.

Police spokesman Terron Jones said the man has non-life threatening injuries.

A report of gunshots was called in by a citizen at 12:18 a.m. The citizen also reported they heard a vehicle “taking off” in the area of Garden Street.

Minutes later, St. Vincent’s called police that the man, suffering from a gunshot would drove himself to the hospital in a private car.

Shell casings were found near Garden Street.

The Detective Bureau is investigating.