2:25am–#Bridgeport CT– Witnesses said a car ran the red light at North and Wood Avenue forcing an AMR ambulance off the road. The ambulance hit a parked car and then a tree head on. An AMR medical student was pinned in the passenger seat and it took firefighters over a half hour to free her.
Bridgeport Police Update: On April 20, 2017 at 0035 hours, a shooting incident occurred in the area of 202 State Street, between Main Street and Broad Street. Several gunshots were fired at this location, and a male victim identified as Max Antoine, 33 was struck by gunfire. Antoine collapsed in the middle of McLevy Park and
3:11pm–#Bridgeport CT– A woman was stabbed in her apartment at PT Barnum Housing in building 21 on the second floor. The woman who assaulted her jumped from the 2nd story balcony and may have broken her leg. She may have been transported to the hospital in a private vehicle. The victim was talking with first
#Bridgeport CT–Today State Senator Tony Hwang, The CT Community Nonprofit Alliance (The Alliance) & The Kennedy Center and held a press conference in the Gallery of the Maggie Daly Arts Cooperative (MDAC), 1042 Broad Street, Bridgeport, to talk about how the state can avert devastating cuts to human service programs and save $1.3 billion over
11:44pm–#Bridgeport CT– A man has been shot in the abdomen at Boston and Helen Street. Police are investigating.
Today, Governor Dannel Malloy announced he will not seek a third term. How do you think history will remember him? How will you remember him? I began my first run for Governor on February 3, 2004, more than 13 years ago. And now, a little past the midway point in my second term, I’ve
#Bridgeport CT– Today Mayor Joe Ganim swore in 26 new recruits. During the mayors campaign he promised to hire one hundred new recruits, this will bring the total to ninety. The mayor told me that public safety is the only department that was not affected by last year’s budget cuts. During his state of the
St. Mary-St. Michael Elementary/Middle School received a $1,000 grant from the Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation. The grant was awarded to enhance the schools after school Art Enrichment Program. Stephen DiRienzo , vice president of the Valley Arts Council and art teacher at St. Mary St. Michael, said the school is using the grant money
Here is the press release from Fairfield Fire Department we were first to tell you about: FAIRFIELD, CT, 4/4/2017: On Sunday morning at approximately 517 AM the Fairfield Emergency Communications Center received a 911 call reporting a car fire next to the gas pumps at 975 Kings Highway East, 975 Kings Highway East. Fairfield Fire
11:09am–#Bridgeport Connecticut– Witnesses told me a woman on a scooter was cut off by a car and she lost control hitting a utility pole at the intersection of Clinton and Fairfield Avenue. The woman had her helmet on and did not lose consciousness but she did break her right arm and possibly has a shoulder