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GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Police Investigate Shooting That Injured 2 Men In Bridgeport

Police said an argument broke out at the club in the area of East Main Street as customers were leaving, which triggered a fight that led to the shooting.

09/13/2014

The remains of a massive fire that destroyed a warehouse in Bridgeport, Conn. is seen on Sept. 12, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Cause Of Massive Bridgeport Industrial Fire Under Investigation

Firefighters remained on the scene Friday and officials have temporarily closed fishing areas in Bridgeport Harbor and on the Long Island Sound from Norwalk to Milford.

09/12/2014

An extra-alarm fire ripped through an industrial building in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Thursday, Sept. 11. (Credit: Missaay_41, via Instagram)

Homes Evacuated As Fire Rips Through Factory Building In Bridgeport, Connecticut

A massive extra-alarm fire broke out Thursday night in a factory building in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

09/11/2014

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

College Student From LI Dies After Being Hit By Car In Bridgeport

Police said 20-year-old Kaitlyn Doorhy, a junior from Mattituck, New York, was hit on Friday at around 12:30 p.m.

08/23/2014

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Bridgeport Hit-And-Run Victim In Critical Condition

Police in Bridgeport say a 22-year-old man is in critical condition after he was hit by a speeding car whose driver fled the scene.

08/09/2014

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Fairfield Man Accused Of Sexual Contact With Teen Student

A 26-year-old dance teacher has been arrested after being accused of having sexual contact with a 13-year-old student.

08/06/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

2 Killed, 4 Injured In Bridgeport Shootings

Six people were shot, two fatally, in three overnight shootings in Bridgeport, police said.

07/06/2014

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Attorney: Mentally Disabled Bridgeport Students Were Pushed Into Sex Act

An attorney for a mentally disabled 19-year-old man charged with sexually assaulting another mentally disabled student in a school restroom said both were led into the situation by “able-minded” students for their own amusement.

06/26/2014

Yellow pedestrian flags are seen at a crosswalk in front of the Margaret Morton Government Center in Bridgeport, Conn. as part of a pedestrian safety pilot program. (credit: Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch/Facebook)

Bridgeport Offers Pedestrians Yellow Flags To Wave At Traffic While Crossing Street

Bridgeport officials are hoping yellow traffic flags will improve pedestrian safety in the city.

06/18/2014

Pleasure Beach Pier (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Bridgeport Ready To Open Access To Pleasure Beach

In the nearly 20 years since the old wooden bridge to Pleasure Beach went up in flames, the one-time amusement park has been caught between dreams of revival and fiscal reality.

06/11/2014

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CT Lawmaker Opposes Electronic Tolling As A Way To Ease I-95 Congestion

Rep. David Scribner, a ranking member of the Legislature’s transportation committee, said highway tolls, no matter how they are collected, are not the answer.

06/05/2014

Brake lights illuminated as traffic backs up at a toll plaza. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Connecticut Transportation Officials Consider Ideas For Traffic Congestion Relief

Officials met in Bridgeport Wednesday afternoon to consider ideas from experts on how to ease traffic congestion on state highways.

06/04/2014

Marijuana plants grow at Perennial Holistic Wellness Center, a not-for-profit medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles. (credit: Getty Images)

Bridgeport Puts Brakes On Medical Marijuana Dispensary Amid Concerns From Residents, Mayor

Mayor Bill Finch is not happy his city was chosen as one of 27 sites in Connecticut to dispense medical marijuana.

05/28/2014

Connecticut state Capitol in Hartford (file/Used with permission of the Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.)

Bill To Open Records Of Adults Adopted As Children After 1983 Reaches Malloy’s Desk

A new state law in Connecticut will make certain records available of adults who were adopted as children three decades ago.

05/10/2014

Isaiah McLaughlin told CBS 2's Lou Young that all he wants is for thieves to return the aluminum wheelchair ramp that he needs to get in and out of his home. (Credit:CBS 2)

Bridgeport Boy Stranded At Home After Thieves Make Off With Wheelchair Ramp

A 10-year-old boy has been confined to his family’s Bridgeport home since someone stole his wheelchair ramp.

05/08/2014

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