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A sign outside Bridgeport City Hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Bridgeport Police Charge Student in Sex Assault

A 19-year-old student has been charged with sexually assaulting another student at Harding High School in Bridgeport earlier in the school year. Authorities say both are mentally disabled.

06/26/2014

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Feds: Felon Deserves Lengthy Sentence for Guns

Federal prosecutors say a felon deserves a lengthy prison sentence for possessing guns in Connecticut, calling him a gun trafficker with a significant criminal history.

06/23/2014

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Bridgeport Teen Arrested on Weapons, Drug Charges

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP)  A Bridgeport teenager is facing weapons and drug charges after a police raid of his family home led to the seizure of six handguns, two BB guns and 77 packets of heroin. […]

06/21/2014

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Pedestrian Struck by Car in Bridgeport

Bridgeport police say a pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries after he was struck by a vehicle that veered onto a sidewalk after a collision with a pick-up truck.

06/20/2014

BRIDGEPORT, CT - JUNE 16:  Former Major League Baseball player Pete Rose speaks at a press conference prior to managing the game for the Bridgeport Bluefish against the Lancaster Barnstormers at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on June 16, 2014 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Rose A Hit In Bridgeport

Pete Rose stood behind the batting cage Monday, joking as former major leaguer Joe Mather hit ball after ball to center field during batting practice for the Bridgeport Bluefish.

06/16/2014

File photo of some of the damage left in the Northeast by Superstorm Sandy. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Bridgeport Getting $10M For Storm Protection

Connecticut’s largest city is getting $10 million from the federal government to help protect it against another superstorm like Sandy in 2012.

06/16/2014

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Arrest Made in Daylight Bridgeport Shooting

(BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Bridgeport Police have made an arrest in a midday  Thursday  shooting near the corner of Beechwood Avenue and Norman Street. 24 year old George Padilla  of Bridgeport  faces charges including  criminal attempt […]

06/05/2014

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Trooper Accused of Theft Declines 2nd Plea Bargain

A Connecticut state trooper accused of stealing from a dying motorist has rejected a second plea deal and opted to face trial.

06/03/2014

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Former Postal Manager Faces Sentencing For Bribery

A former postal official is facing sentencing for bribery, fraud and tax offenses.

05/30/2014

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Police Hunt Armed Stickup Suspects

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Bridgeport say they’re looking for two suspects in the armed robbery of a restaurant Tuesday. A little after 10 p.m., officers say two men entered the New China Restaurant […]

05/28/2014

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