Route 8 Bridgeport

9 Shot At Bridgeport Housing Complex

Nine people have been shot at a Bridgeport housing complex, including one who was killed and another who was struck while taking a bath when a bullet pierced the wall of her apartment.


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Fraud Investigator Pleads Guilty

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – A former Connecticut Department of Social Services official who managed state fraud and waste investigations has pleaded guilty to mail fraud for submitting a mortgage application with bogus information. Lynwood Patrick […]


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Connecticut Dad Grieving Loss Of 2 Kids Found Dead In House

EAST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut father says he’s struggling to comprehend the deaths of his two children at his ex-wife’s home and trying to raise money for their funerals. Michael Moore of Bridgeport […]


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Body Found In Long Island Sound Off Bridgeport

Bridgeport police are trying to identify a woman whose body was found in Long Island Sound.


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Former Teacher Pleads Guilty To Sex Assault Charges

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A former Connecticut high school teacher has pleaded guilty to sexual assault charges involving one of his female students. The Connecticut Post reports that 49-year-old Glenn Mishuck pleaded guilty to four […]


A Metro-North train at the Bridgeport station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Metro-North Train Strikes Pedestrian In Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The Metro-North Railroad says a pedestrian has been struck by one of its trains in Fairfield.


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Report Finds Bridgeport Police Justified In Fatal Shooting

A state prosecutor says four Bridgeport police officers were justified in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old man who authorities say pointed a gun at police during an undercover operation.


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Bridgeport Father Charged In The Death Of His Baby

An autopsy found a high level of alcohol in the system of the man’s 5-month-old son.


Route 8 Bridgeport

Body Pulled From Bridgeport River

Authorities are investigating after a body was pulled from the Pequonnock River in Bridgeport in front of dozens of people enjoying the weekend weather, including families with children.


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Bridgeport Man Pleads Guilty in Car Theft, TV-Like Crash

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP)  A Bridgeport man faces 15 years in prison after police say he stole a car and fled with the owner clinging to the roof. The Connecticut Post reports Carlos Vidal Jr. pleaded […]