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Bridgeport – Woman Found With Gunshot Injuries

A woman was injured in a shooting incident in Bridgeport late yesterday afternoon.

At approximately 5:00 p.m., a ShotSpotter notification came in from the vicinity of 1600 Barnum Avenue. Officers were immediately dispatched to the area and discovered a female victim who was injured after getting shot in the back by still-unidentified assailants. Shell casings were recovered at the scene, confirming the location of the assault. The victim was quickly tended to by medical personnel, though no word yet on hospitalization or her current status. Authorities are actively investigating the incident and looking for suspects. Anyone with info can contact Bridgeport Police as soon as possible.

Everyone can contribute to making our communities safer. Suffice it to say, people who exhibit reckless or negligent behavior should be apprehended immediately and stopped from causing further harm. It’s in these instances where witness reports can be extremely useful. Victims of these unfortunate events should be given ample opportunities to cope and find closure.

If you or someone you care about was injured in an accident, you may need help navigating the complex challenges of paying for your medical bills, recouping your lost wages, and regaining your quality of life. The Connecticut attorneys with Jonathan Perkins Injury Lawyers can help you through this process, working to hold the responsible party accountable for the pain and suffering you have had to endure. Call 800-PERKINS for a free consultation with a lawyer today.

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