1 Dead After Shooting in Bridgeport


One person is dead after a shooting in Bridgeport on Tuesday night. 

Police said two men were sitting in a parked car in front of 480 Noble Ave. at 11:10 p.m. when someone approached them and started shooting. 

The driver and the passenger were both hit by gunfire and the driver drove to Bridgeport Hospital for medical attention and that’s where the passenger died, according to police. 

The passenger has been identified as Fredrick Richardson, 37, and police said he lived in the home the car was parked in front of. 

Anyone with information about the shooting should call the Bridgeport Police Tips line (203) 576-TIPS (8477).

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