Bridgeport PD investigating homicide near Noble Ave

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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Bridgeport Police are investigating a homicide that occurred this evening in the area of Noble Avenue and Shelton Street.

Police received multiple calls of just after 6:16 p.m. claiming that a party was shot. Bridgeport Police responded to the scene with emergency responders to find a single victim at the scene sustained an apparent gunshot wound.

The male victim was transported to Bridgeport Hospital and later pronounced deceased.

A source tells News 8 the shooting was captured on a nearby video system and shows the victim attempting to stab a man. That man then drew and fired a handgun.

The identity of the victim is not known at this time.

The incident is currently under investigation by the Bridgeport Detective Bureau.

This is a developing story. Check back with WTNH for updates.

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