3:05pm–#Bridgeport CT– A woman was shot in the buttocks on Pixlee Place. According to radio reports she was being held against her will by two masked males who apparently shot her when she attempted to get away.
#Bridgeport CT—Mayor Joe Ganim was joined by representatives of our state delegation and the CT Boxing Commission for a joint announcement with Webster Bank Arena, Bellator, and Mohegan Sun Entertainment officials formally welcoming Bellator MMA to Bridgeport Connecticut. Webster Bank Arena’s website says “Matt Mitrione will once again lace up the gloves in a main
2019-08-19 @ 2:50pm–#Fairfield CT– Today’s vehicle fire was hosted by Andros Diner on Villa Avenue in Fairfield. A dry chemical extinguisher was no match for the fire and firefighters had to use water to put it out.
POLICE UPDATE: The victim was identified as 33-year-old Geovanny Tapia-Zuniga (DOB: 10/03/1985) of Bridgeport, CT. After Geovanny was transported to St. Vincent’s Medical Center, resuscitation efforts continued until 8:09pm , at which time St. Vincents medical staff pronounced Geovanny dead. Witness accounts stated that Geovanny was swimming on the west side of the beach
2019-08-17 @ 6:40PMish– #Bridgeport CT– A car trying elude Bridgeport Police appears to have hit a car at the intersection of South Frontage and Myrtle Avenue and then crash into wall. 3 people were taken into custody, two appeared to be injured from the crash plus the citizen in the intersection. The reason for the
2019-08-09 @ 6:15pm–#Fairfield CT–Sergeant Chuck Paris confirmed that the Fairfield Police Detectives worked with other agencies of the Fairfield Police Department of a joint investigation on Rakoczy Avenue today. The sergeant was not at liberty to discuss the type of investigation but said more information is forthcoming.
2019-08-06 @ 5:15pm– Police received notification of murder suspect James Taylor’s ankle monitor going off. When officer arrived the home he is confined to the discovered the ringing of his cell phone was coming inside a large shipping container or conex box as police called it. Police used a thermal drone to try and locate
2019-07-31 @ 7:50pm– Another rain and another car trapped by wires with a person inside, this time on Crestwood Road. Police escorted the United Illuminating truck from the exit ramp to the scene. Police were speaking with the driver who was not in distress and told him to remain in the car. Primary wires surrounded
2019-07-30 @ 10:40pm– #Bridgeport CT– Firefighters were called for a car crashing into 2742 Main Street, Tony’s Smoke Shop. When they arrived the found a vehicle into the left side of the building and two people trapped in the vehicle, they were conscious and alert when EMS transported them to the hospital. There is extensive
2019-07-29 @ 10:10pm– #Bridgeport CT– The city’s shot spotter activator went of indicating 7 shots fired. A short time later police were notified of two victims brought to Bridgeport Hospital. Police spokesperson Terron Jones said the two victims received non-life-threatening gunshot to the legs.