Two shot in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT-Gunshots not fireworks erupted Friday around 2 p.m. afternoon on Maplewood Avenue near Poplar Street wounding two city men.
Police responded to calls but were unable to find victims.
They later were dispatched to St. Vincent’s Medical Center were George Sanchez, 20, shot in the stomach and Garth Minto, 20, shot in the thigh were being treated. Both are expected to recover.
Police said their investigation cast doubt on the pair’s account of what happened.

Michael Mayko