1 dead after shooter opens fire on vehicle in Bridgeport - WFSB 3 Connecticut

1 dead after shooter opens fire on vehicle in Bridgeport

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Bridgeport police. (WFSB file photo) Bridgeport police. (WFSB file photo)
BRIDGEPORT, CT (WFSB) -

One person is dead and another was hurt after a shooter opened fire on a vehicle in Bridgeport late Tuesday night.

The man who died was identified as 37-year-old Fredrick Richardson.

Police said it happened in front of 480 Noble Ave.

They said Richardson lived at that address.

Police said an unknown suspect approached the vehicle and fired the shots around 11:10 p.m.

In addition to Richardson, the driver was also hit.

The driver sustained non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.

Richardson was brought to Bridgeport Hospital where he died.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Bridgeport Police Department at 203-576-TIPS (8477).

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