Man shot to death in Bridgeport - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Man shot to death in Bridgeport

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Javoni Patton. (Bridgeport police photo) Javoni Patton. (Bridgeport police photo)

Police in Bridgeport are investigating their first homicide case of 2016.

They said Javoni Patton, 28, was shot and found lying in the intersection of Stratford and Connecticut Avenues around 8:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Police said he had been shot several times, including once in the chest.

Patton's car was a short distance away with the driver's door open and personal items strewn about.

Police said Patton was transported to Bridgeport Hospital after they arrived, but he died after he arrived.

Anyone with information about what happened is asked to contact police at 203-581-5224.

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