Three arrested in connection to shooting in Bridgeport, charged with illegal possession of firearms, narcotics

Fairfield

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Three men were arrested in connection to a shooting in Bridgeport on Wednesday.

Police said a victim with a gunshot wound was found after a report came in of shots fired in the 400-500 block of Trumbull Avenue.

The victim sustained injuries to the hip and was transported to a local hospital.

Later that evening, police said they were dispatched to the 100 block of Huntington Road on the report of a vehicle containing occupants responsible for the earlier shooting.

Police located the vehicle and detained the three occupants.

The suspects were identified as Shakale Brantley (20), Nazjeir Diaz (20) and Ean Felton (20), all of Bridgeport.

Felton sustained minor injuries while resisting arrest; he was transported to a local hospital to be treated his injuries.

They were all charged with the following:

Brantley: [Bond set at $100,000]

  • Possession with intent to sell,
  • illegal possession of narcotics,
  • possession of .5 ounces of cannabis,
  • carrying a pistol without a permit,
  • illegal alteration of firearm identity,
  • illegal possession of a weapon in a motor vehicle,
  • criminal possession of a firearm.

Diaz: [Bond set at $100,000]

  • Possession with intent to sell,
  • illegal possession of narcotics,
  • possession of .5 ounces of cannabis,
  • carrying a pistol without a permit,
  • illegal alteration of firearm identity,
  • illegal possession of a weapon in a motor vehicle,
  • criminal possession of a firearm

Felton: [Bond set at $75,000]

  • Possession with intent to sell,
  • illegal possession of narcotics,
  • possession of .5 ounces of cannabis,
  • illegal alteration of firearm identity,
  • illegal possession of a weapon in a motor vehicle
  • interfering with an officer (for resisting arrest)

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