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Hospital Tightens Security After Visitor Brandishes Gun

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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A hospital in Bridgeport tightened security following an incident in which a man showed up looking for a shooting victim from earlier in the day.

The Connecticut Post  reports that precautions were taken after police dispatchers reported a man brandished a gun inside Bridgeport Hospital.

The teenage victim who arrived at the hospital earlier Sunday suffered a gunshot wounds in the arm and leg in what was believed to be a gang-related shooting.

olice asked nearby police departments to be on the lookout for a white Toyota and a blue Toyota believed to have been involved in the incident.

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Information from: Connecticut Post, http://www.connpost.com

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