Map Interactive local COVID-19 tracker
Contact Us
Brookfield Daily Voice serves Brookfield, New Fairfield & Sherman
Return to your home site

Menu

Brookfield Daily Voice serves Brookfield, New Fairfield & Sherman

Nearby Towns

Police & Fire

Suspect At Large After 22-Year-Old Shot, Killed In Fairfield County

The area of the murder.
The area of the murder. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

A suspect is at large in the shooting death of a 22-year-old man in Fairfield County.

The incident took place around 5:24 p.m., Wednesday, March 17, on Union Avenue in Bridgeport.

When Bridgeport officers arrived on the scene they located the Bridgeport man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds at 100 Blackstone St., said Terron Jones, spokesman for the Bridgeport Police Department.

Medics were called and, with the assistance of police, quickly transported the victim to Bridgeport Hospital where he later died.

"The Bridgeport Police Department offers its sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the victim," Jones said.  

Anyone with information about this crime can call Detective Robert Winkler at 203-581-5244 or utilize the Bridgeport Police Tips Line at 203-576-8477.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Brookfield Daily Voice!

Serves Brookfield, New Fairfield & Sherman

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.