Shots fired during street fight in Bridgeport
BRIDGEPORT — Shots were fired during a street fight in the city late Friday afternoon, officials said.
Just before 5 p.m., a street fight was reported in the area of Maple and Park streets, according to Scott Appleby, the city’s director of emergency communications and emergency management.
During the fight, Appleby said, one of the people involved, who has a pistol permit, “pulled out a weapon.” Appleby said shots were fired in the area of Kossuth and Maple streets, but no victim was found.
Appleby said police took the person who fired the gun into custody, but did not indicate whether that individual would face charges.
The investigation is ongoing.