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Police: ‘Does Not Look Good’ For Man Shot At Bridgeport Barbershop

Bridgeport police are looking for a suspect in a shooting Saturday evening.
Bridgeport police are looking for a suspect in a shooting Saturday evening. Photo Credit: Contributed

Update : The man shot at the barbershop on Saturday evening has died of his injuries. Click here for an updated story from Daily Voice, including his identity.

original story: BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A male victim suffered what may be a life-threatening wound in a shooting Saturday evening at a barbershop in Bridgeport, police spokesman Av Harris said.

"Does not look good for him," Harris said.

The shooting occurred at 7:18 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, in a barbershop at 500 Park Ave. in Bridgeport, he said.

The male victim was shot in the side and taken by ambulance to St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Harris said.

Police detectives were on the scene and "pursuing a suspect," he said.

No further information was available late Saturday.

On Wednesday afternoon, 18-year-old Jeri Kollock was shot to death during a robbery in the stairwell of Building 1 of the Green Homes housing complex in Bridgeport. He had been forced to strip naked and remove his jewelry before he was shot multiple times, police said. Click here for the story .

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