Man shot, killed in Bridgeport - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Man shot, killed in Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT, CT (WFSB) -

One person was killed after an overnight shooting in Bridgeport, police said.

Police said the man was shot on the front porch of a home at 594 Newfield Avenue around 12:30 a.m.

When emergency crews arrived at the home, they said they found the victim laying in the backyard. Police said that after being shot, the victim, identified as Dayquan Henry, 21, ran through the home and eventually collapsed in the back yard.

He was taken to Bridgeport Hospital where officials said he died from his wounds.

Witnesses said a car was spotted speeding away from Newfield Avenue and down Beardsley Street after the shooting.

The incident is under investigation.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Bridgeport Police Department Detective Bureau at 203-581-5201.

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