On June 25, 2020 at 1955 hours a shooting occurred in front of 527 Huntington Road. Four victims were struck by gunfire. A 21-year-old male identified as Tyler Ballew of Bridgeport was struck in the head and collapsed at the scene. He was transported by medics to Bridgeport Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Two females and a male were also struck by gunfire while seated in a vehicle. They were transported to Bridgeport Hospital and treated for non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. The second male victim sustained a graze wound to the head, a female victim sustained a graze wound to the head and the second female victim sustained a gunshot wound to the abdomen. None of the surviving victims would cooperate with the police. Detectives believe all of the victims were intended targets.
Detective Winkler is the lead investigator. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call him at 203-581-5224.
2020-06-25@8:20pm—#Bridgeport CT– Police are investigating the city’s 9th homicide that took place in the 500 block Huntington Road. Sources say 4 were shot. At 8:57pm Bridgeport Police called for mutual police aid to Bridgeport Hospital for a report of the armed males in the emergency room parking lot. State Police radio reports say that since it is a gang shooting they will maintain a high profile at the hospital.