Bridgeport police investigate overnight murder - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Bridgeport police investigate overnight murder

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A man was shot and killed in Bridgeport late Tuesday night, according to police.

Investigators said the victim was shot in the area of 20 Read St. around 11:30 p.m.

He was dead by the time they arrived.

They labeled the crime a homicide.

Police had the street roped off early Wednesday morning.

They said they have a tentative identity on the victim, but they are waiting to be sure and looking to notify his family.

No other details were available.

The investigation remains active.

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