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Police Make Arrests In Three Bridgeport Murders

Michael Majors, 23, of Bridgeport, has confessed to killing 14-year-old Luis Colon, also of Bridgeport, according to police.
Michael Majors, 23, of Bridgeport, has confessed to killing 14-year-old Luis Colon, also of Bridgeport, according to police. Photo Credit: Bridgeport Police Department

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Bridgeport Police have made three arrests in the past week in connection with three different murders from 2015, according to the Connecticut Post.

The arrests included, the Post said:

  • Orlando Pacheco, 40, of Waterbury, who was charged with killing the owner of a barbershop in October in a home invasion;
  • Wilfredo Ortiz, 56, of Bridgeport, was charged in a stabbing death; and
  • A second unnamed suspect was charged in the Christmas Eve shooting death of Luis Colon, 14.
Michael Majors, 23, has already been charged with murder in the death of Luis Colon, a high school freshman who was hit as he crossed the street near a neighborhood barber shop.

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