Shooting under investigation in Bridgeport

December 19, 2018

BRIDGEPORT — City police are investigating after one person was shot Tuesday evening.

Police rushed to the 200 block of Willow Street shortly after 9 p.m. for a report of a person down in front of a residence that had been shot, dispatch reports indicated. The gunshot wound victim was reported to have been shot on Willow Street between Clermont and Barnum avenues.

Police spokesman Terron Jones confirmed the shooting and said it was under investigation.

Several Bridgeport cops responded to the area and blocked off intersections near the shooting as police continued to investigate.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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