CT Division of Criminal Justice releases surveillance video from Bridgeport officer involved shooting


BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — There’s an officer-involved shooting investigation underway in Bridgeport Wednesday morning, according to Connecticut State Police.

Troopers said it happened around 10 p.m. Tuesday after a car crash on Main and Catherine streets, which is under Route 8. The area is closed at this time.

One officer sustained minor injuries, and the suspect suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound and has since been released from the hospital, police said.

This incident stems from a joint federal and local investigation. State Police are on scene solely due to the fact that this is an officer-involved shooting.

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The incident is currently under investigation.

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