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Police Search for Bridgeport Stabbing Suspect

Police said the suspect stabbed the victim after trying to steal his bike.



    Bridgeport Police Department
    Bridgeport police are searching for the man who slashed a 50-year-old Trumbull resident after allegedly trying to steal his bike at a gas station.

    Bridgeport police are asking for the public's help in identifying the person who stabbed a 50-year-old man on Wednesday after allegedly trying to steal his bicycle.

    Police said the victim was slashed around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Gulf gas station at 927 Park Avenue.

    According to police, a scuffle broke out when the suspect tried to take the vicitm's bike, and the 50-year-old victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.

    Police said the suspect frequents the gas station and are working to identify him.

    Surveillance video shows the suspect to be a black man with a shaved head and slim build. He was wearing a white T-shirt and light-colored shorts at the time.

    Anyone with information on the incident is urged to call Bridgeport police Det. Art Calvao at 203-581-5240 or Det. Michael Fiumidinisi at 203-581-5246.