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Bridgeport Police Searching For Burglary Suspect

Bridgeport police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who broke into a business early Wednesday, and returned four hours later to steal more merchandise.

10/24/2014

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

Dad Pleads Guilty To Assault In Child Abuse Case

A father has pleaded guilty to assault in what authorities called the worst case of child abuse they had ever seen.

10/03/2014

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Probation Approved For Policeman Who Accidentally Shot Himself

A state judge has approved a probation program for a Bridgeport police officer who shot himself in the leg by accident at a busy bagel shop.

09/30/2014

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Bridgeport Mother Charged With Stabbing Man

Bridgeport police say a city woman intervened in a fight involving her son and stabbed a man several times.

08/18/2014

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Shooting In Bridgeport

The Bridgeport Police are investigating an apparent shooting on the 100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.

08/11/2014

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Dance Instructor Arrested On Sex Charges

A dance instructor was arrested on Tuesday and charged with having sexual contact with a 13-year-old student earlier this year.

08/06/2014

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Woman Arrested at Mohegan Sun with Son’s Ashes

Police say a Bridgeport woman has been arrested at the Mohegan Sun casino carrying the ashes of her dead son.

07/15/2014

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Bridgeport Stabbing

Police say a 37-year-old Bridgeport man is in critical condition after attacking a woman with a knife and then stabbing himself.

07/13/2014

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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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

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