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Woman Dies After Getting Shot Through Window in Bridgeport: PD

A woman has died after police said she was shot through a window of a home in Bridgeport on Tuesday night.

Officers were called to a home on William Street around 7:45 p.m. after shots were fired.

When they arrived, they said they found a 37-year-old woman on the second floor of the home with at least one gunshot wound to the torso.

Police said it appears she was shot through a second floor window.

Officers began CPR on the woman and continued to assist paramedics until she was transported to Bridgeport Hospital.

Shortly after she arrived at the hospital, officials said she was pronounced dead. Her identity has not been released.

Detectives are processing a crime scene at the home and are interviewing witnesses. Police said they are working to establish a motive, but at this time, it's unclear if the woman was the intended target.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Detective Winkler at (203) 581-5224 or call Bridgeport Police Tips Line at (203) 576-TIPS (8477).

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