Man shot in the neck in Bridgeport

Bridgeport detectives are investigating a shooting that happened in the Marina Village housing complex early Saturday.

The victim, identified as Eugene Williams, 48, of Bridgeport, suffered a gunshot wound to the neck. He was transported to Bridgeport Hospital where he underwent surgery.

Police responded to the area of 380 Iranistan Ave. at about 2:30 a.m. near Building 22.

Police spokesman William Kaempffer said the investigation remains in its early stages.

Based on initial witness accounts, police are seeking at least two suspects, Kaempffer said.


Jim Shay