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One Injured in Bridgeport Shooting That Led to Police Investigation in Milford

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NBC Connecticut

At least one person was injured in a shooting in Bridgeport Tuesday morning and the investigation has spanned Bridgeport and Milford.

Bridgeport police said people in two cars were shooting at each other near Hollister Avenue and at least one person was taken to Bridgeport Hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound.

After the shooting, an SUV fled, got onto Interstate 95 and got off the highway in Milford, police said.

The SUV was found near Claudia Drive in Milford and police officers from Milford as well as Bridgeport responded to the scene.

Three or four suspects fled from the SUV, running through the woods, police said.

During the search, Milford police put out a warning Tuesday to residents to stay in their homes until Milford police give the all-clear.

Milford police later said they believe the suspects had left the area.

Police are urging residents who see any suspicious activity to report it right away.

Orange Police are also assisting with the investigation.

No additional information was immediately available.

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