1200 spectators were on hand, including Bridgeport’s mayor and his family, when shots fired on the street nearby forced suspension of the Bridgeport Central-Harding high school football game.
Two men authorities say were in a car with former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez before one of his friends was shot to death were in custody on Friday, one charged with illegally carrying a gun and the other accused of being an accessory after murder.
Meriden police say they’re looking for a 74-year-old man in connection with shots fired at his son at his home on Schooner Lane Monday. Police say Ralph Pompano is considered armed and dangerous. His son was not hurt.