Bridgeport PD: One dead after shooting in area of West Avenue, West Liberty Street


BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — One person has died following a shooting in Bridgeport Friday night.

Around 9:20 p.m., Bridgeport’s dispatch center received several calls of shots fired in the area of West Avenue and West Liberty Street.

Arriving officers located a person down on the ground with a possible gunshot wound to the torso. Police said additional on-scene reports indicated the person has succumbed to their injuries.

Bridgeport Police have secured the area and are actively investigating the incident.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 8 for updates.

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