One Dead in Suspicious Bridgeport Fires

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Police in Bridgeport say a body has been found in one of three homes hit by suspicious fires.

The body of an unidentified man was removed Monday from a second-floor apartment of the home on Madison Court.

Fire officials suspect arson in that blaze and two others in vacant homes in the Bridgeport Hollow area on Monday.

Fire officials tell the Connecticut Post ( ) they believe the victim of the fire was living illegally in the home.

No arrests were reported.
Information from: Connecticut Post,

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