9:39pm–Police intervened when a woman who was in a car parked outside the Emergency Room at St. Vincent’s Hospital. She was with her mother and she refused to get out of the car and attempted to take her life, method unknown. Police were able to talk her out of taking her life and got her out of the car an to help.
9:29pm–#Bridgeport CT–Man was had his faced slashed while on Norman Street. Police are investigating, not a lot of info on this. He was taken to the hospital by EMS.
9:12pm–A two car accident sends one woman to the hospital with unknown but non-life threatening injuries on Strafield and Jackman Avenue.
Fundraiser to benefit the City’s Safe Asleep Program@Fire Engine Pizza Fairfield Ave in Black Rock-The proceeds from this event will be donated to The Safe Asleep Smoke Detector program run by the Bridgeport fire department and RYASAP. This is a great program that has and will continue to save lives in the City of Bridgeport. All night long! Meet Sparky or sit in a fire truck!
Please help Fire Engine Pizza Co located at 2914 Fairfield Ave in conjunction with the Denis Leary Firefighters Foundation raise money for the City’s Safe Asleep free smoke detector installation program that has been credited for saving lives throughout the city.
There will be fire trucks, raffles, food specials, and giveaways. Let’s kick off the holiday weekend with a party with a cause. This runs TODAY starting at 6pm
The Safe Asleep Smoke Detector program offers FREE smoke detectors (installed) to any home in the city, and can be reached 203-335-8835.
11:40pm–#Bridgeport CT–Firefighters quickly extinguished a small fire in a camper parked in side lot at 430 Park Street.
11:14am–#Fairfield CT–Resident on Melville Avenue called police that a heavy set 6’2″ man came to her door in what appeared to be a gas company uniform asking to check for corroded pipes. The woman refused and called police because she did not call or have prior notification for the inspection, nor did she see any gas company vehicles in the area. Police are on the way. ALWAYS as for identification before letting anyone in your home claiming to work for a utility you did not call for. UPDATE–Officer sent to the scene says there are stickers on many doors from the gas company. Police confirmed with the gas company that they ARE working in the area checking indoor pipes. When in doubt always ask for identification or call the police.
11:01am–#Norwalk CT– Firefighters were called to Kohl’s parking lot at 500 Connecticut Ave for a red Mercedes with a baby locked inside of it.
” If civilians can’t buy a semi-automatic weapon, then the company won’t sell to law enforcement”
ALBANY, N.Y. — Some gun manufacturers say they will no longer sell their firearms to New York law enforcement agencies after the state passed a broad assault-weapons ban last month. At least five companies have said they won’t sell to New York police since Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the Safe Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act in January. USA Today has the full story here with video……