UPDATE to a story we told you live as it was happening:

#Bridgeport, CT – Sept. 9, 2014) – A city man was shot in the buttocks late Monday.  Officer Benita Bailey had responded to an unrelated call on Trumbull Avenue when she heard gunshots and observed several vehicles fleeing the area. She went to that location and was flagged down by Hakeem Clarke, 18, of Bridgeport, who stated that he had been shot.  The wound was not life threatening and he told police he did not know who shot him. Detectives responded and are investigating the incident.

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Un hombre de la ciudad recibió un disparo en las nalgas del lunes. Oficial Benita Bailey había respondido a una llamada no relacionada en Trumbull avenida cuando escuchó disparos y observó varios vehículos que huían de la zona. Ella fue a ese lugar y fue marcado por Hakeem Clarke, de 18 años, de Bridgeport, quien declaró que le habían disparado. La herida no era peligrosa para la vida y él dijo a la policía que no sabía quién le disparó. Los detectives respondieron y están investigando el incidente.

Um homem da cidade foi baleado nas nádegas na segunda-feira. Diretor Benita Bailey tinha respondido a uma chamada não relacionada em Trumbull Avenue quando ouviu tiros e observaram vários veículos fugindo da área. Ela foi até esse local e foi marcado por Hakeem Clarke, 18, de Bridgeport, que afirmou que ele tinha sido baleado. A ferida não era uma ameaça à vida e ele disse à polícia que não sabia que atirou nele. Detectives responderam e estão investigando o incidente.

By Stephen Krauchick

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