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Two Out-Of-Town Teens Injured In Bridgeport Shooting

Two teens were hurt in a shooting in the East End of Bridgeport near Mildner Drive and Union Avenue.
Two teens were hurt in a shooting in the East End of Bridgeport near Mildner Drive and Union Avenue. Photo Credit: Google Maps

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Two out-of-town teenagers suffered nonfatal injuries in a shooting late Tuesday afternoon near  Mildner Drive and Union Avenue, Bridgeport police said.

Police responded at 5:45 p.m. on Tuesday. Upon arrival at the scene, officers were informed that two people had been shot, and the victims had already been transported to Bridgeport Hospital in a private vehicle, police said.

Officers contacted the hospital and learned that the first victim -- an 18-year-old white male from Milford -- suffered a gunshot wound to the right shoulder and one to the chest, police said. He is in stable condition at Bridgeport Hospital on Wednesday, police said.

The second victim -- a 17 year-old black male from Stratford -- suffered a gunshot wound to the right hand, police said. He is in stable condition Wednesday at Bridgeport Hospital, police said.

Detectives are investigating the incident, and anyone with information regarding this incident should contact the Bridgeport Police Department at 203-581-5201.

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