Bridgeport PD launch homicide investigation after missing man’s body found


BRIDGEPORT, Conn (WTNH) — Bridgeport Police launched a homicide investigation after finding the body of a Bridgeport man who has been missing since November 21.

According to police, their investigation into missing 22-year-old Miguelangelo Ismal Afzal led them to the area of the abandoned Remington property on Barnum Avenue. State Police K-9’s assisted in a search at the property and detectives were able to locate Afzal’s body in an abandoned building.

Police say Afzal suffered a gunshot wound to the head. The incident is being investigated as a homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Heanue at 203-581-5242 or the Bridgeport Police Tips Line at 203-576-TIPS

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