#Bridgeport CT– Last month we told you that BMW of Bridgeport was making a donation for every car purchased in the month on October to the Bridgeport Hospital Norma Pfriem Breast Center. Today, Mitch McManus, President of BMW of Bridgeport and General Manager Tim Kraemer presented the Center with a check for $3,527.42. Way to go!
4:55pm–#Bridgeport CT– Police are investigating a crash between a car and police car on Fairfield Avenue at Albion Street. A total of three people were injured including the police officer. The police car was on Fairfield Avenue past Albion Street and the passenger car came to a stop at the gas station across the street.
11:11pm–#Bridgeport CT– A man and a woman were shot on Maplewood Avenue near Howard Avenue. This is breaking news and there isn’t a lot of info right now but witnesses told me they heard about ten shots fired. When I arrived a man was already in the ambulance and appeared to be unresponsive. Witnesses said
2:49pm–#Bridgeport CT– A woman crossing in the crosswalk with a tandem stroller in front of Roosevelt School at 680 Park Avenue was allegedly hit by an SUV. Witnesses said one of the children in the front of the stroller was thrown into the road from the impact. Multiple witnesses said the driver of the SUV
#Fairfield CT– Fairfield Police Chief Gary MacNamara signed off the radio for the last time Friday afternoon outside the police headquarters at 100 Reef Road. Approximately 4:50pm the chief entered his police car and gave his sign off remarks. MacNamara began his career as a patrol officer January 1988. He was promoted to sergeant in
4:10pm–#Bridgeport CT– A car and a school bus collided at the intersection of Laurel Avenue and Arcadia Avenue. There were twelve elementary school children on the bus. I counted three children taken to the hospital by EMS and about 4 to 5 children picked up by parents who drove to the scene. The remaining children
4:30PMish– #Stratford CT–#Bridgeport CT– A jet was forced to belly land after its landing gears would not come down. The jet circled the area to burn off fuel. First responders from both Bridgeport and Stratford converged at the airport located at 1000 Great Meadow Road. The airport is run by the city of Bridgeport on
10:30PMish–#Bridgeport CT– Police are investigating a crash on North Avenue at Center Street Extension involving one of their own. A number of people were transported to the hospital including the police officer’s ride-along passenger and a child in one of the cars. It is unknown if the officer was injured. I counted three vehicles including the
10:00am–#Bridgeport CT– An anti-gun rally, protected by men with guns was held in secret behind closed doors today at the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit at 729 Union Avenue. The “Gun Violence Meeting” hosted by U.S. Senator Murphy along with candidate for governor Ned Lamont, City Council members Ernie Newton, Eneida Martinez and State Representative
9:07pm–#Fairfield CT– Police are investigating a shooting behind Wings Over Fairfield at 2075 Black Rock Turnpike. Sergeant Michael Paris told me that it appears to be an isolated incident involving one person. Paris said they received a call from Wings Over Fairfield for a man lying in the back of the store asking for help. Police