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Officer-Involved Shooting In Bridgeport

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Bridgeport and State police are on the scene of a police-involved shooting that happened this evening in the parking lot the Bayview Shopping Plaza on Boston Avenue in the city.

Authorities say two peole, a man and woman, were taken to the hospital.

The State Police Major Crime Squad responded and will be handling the investigation as part of the standard protocol in officer-related shootings. Bridgeport Internal Affairs investigators as well as the State’s Attorney’s also responded to the shooting.

The identities of the individuals have not been released.



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