UPDATE: On June 15, 2021 at approximately 10:12pm, a Bridgeport police officer assigned to the federal Safe Streetstask force was involved in a shooting in the area of Main St. and Catherine St. in the city of Bridgeport. The victim was transported to the hospital, treated for non life-threatening injuries, and released. Connecticut State Police
2021-06-14@3:34pm–#Bridgeport CT– Sixth Street is closed due to a reported shooting. Police say 2 people were transported to the hospital by private vehicle, their conditions are not known at this time. Detectives are on scene investigating.
Police UPDATE: Police said in a statement that a vehicle crashed through a split rail fence at the intersection of Sturges Road and Unquowa Road. The vehicle continued approximately 100 yards across a downward sloping grass field and came to final rest partially submerged in the Mill River, approximately 25 feet from the shoreline. Officers
2021-05-13@9:44pm–#Bridgeport CT– Deputy Chief Buck said when they arrived on Pixlee Place, they were met with heavy fire on the third floor. Once they began “opening up” the fire became too intense and they had to sound the evaluation tones to get all the firefighters out of the building. They then got the fire under
2021-04-30@11:37pm–#Bridgeport CT– A man was stabbed at the sports bar in the 1100 block of Main Street. There was also an assault at 63 Trumbull Avenue. Police are investigating both incidents.
2021-04-28@9:40am– #Fairfield CT– #cttraffic –A truck has driven off the I-95 northbound and into the wooded area off exit 21. Assistant Chief Schuyler Sherwood told me that the driver was out of the vehicle when they arrived, helped out of the truck by passers-by. The driver was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries. Traffic
2021-04-26@5:49pm #Bridgeport CT– Firefighters were called to a fire at 319/321 Park Avenue. They were met with heavy fire in the back of the structure. Police Officers Jason Goncalves and Richie Jiminez are credited for rescuing a number of people from the building (I have them together in the video). The fire did extend to a neighboring
2021-04-21@5:57pm–#Bridgeport CT– A car traveling down Beers Street clipped one garage on Alice Street, narowly missing the house and then came to a stop after hitting another garage on Wheeler Avenue. The driver fled the scene.
Police UPDATE: April 9, 2021 9:21 pm Sharon Williams DOB 11/15/1979 of Fairfield Ct has been identified as the biological mother of “Prince”. As a result of the investigation conducted by Bridgeport Police Detective Joseph Badolato, Sharon Williams was placed under arrest and charged with Risk of Injury to a Minor, Cruelty to Persons, Abandonment
2021-04-03@11:41pm–#Bridgeport CT– Firefighters were called to Bridgeport Hospital for a fire in operating room 12. The fire was out on the firefighter’s arrival. The hospital was not evacuated. The fire marshal is investigating.