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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.


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

Bridgeport Police Respond to Arrest Video

Bridgeport police are defending the actions of a police officer shown in an Internet video forcefully arresting a teenager.


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Police, Medical Examiner Search Bridgeport Home

Police and officials from the state medical examiner’s office have searched a Bridgeport home as part of a missing-persons investigation.


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2 Pedestrians Injured In Bridgeport

Two pedestrians were hit by cars within an hour of each other Thursday night in Bridgeport.



Man Injured In Bridgeport Fire

A man suffered serious burns in a fire in a building in downtown Bridgeport.


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

Man Charged With Stabbing 2 In Bridgeport

Bridgeport police say they arrested a man who stabbed a woman and a person who tried to help her during an apparent robbery attempt.


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Bridgeport Police Investigate Serious Shooting

Bridgeport police investigate man shot in head at Pond Street residence.



Bridgeport Teen Charged In Facebook Robbery

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A 17-year-old teenager from Bridgeport is accused of robbing another teen who answered an advertisement on Facebook for sneakers. Police say a teenager from West Hartford and his father traveled to […]


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Penalty Phase Set To Begin In Bridgeport Murder Trial

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut jury is scheduled to begin hearing evidence on whether a man should get the death penalty for killing two adults and a 9-year-old girl in Bridgeport. The penalty phase […]


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

Fatal Shooting In Bridgeport

Bridgeport police are investigating an early morning homicide in which a 21-year-old man was fatally shot. It was the 12th homicide in the city this year. At approximately 2 a.m., patrol officers responded to the […]