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Man Found Shot To Death In Car In Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — An unidentified man was found shot in the head and slumped over the wheel of his car on Staples Street in Bridgeport on Sunday afternoon, according to the Connecticut Post .

It was the second fatal shooting in Bridgeport in a 24-hour period. On Saturday evening, 33-year-old Derrick Hill was killed and owner Dennis Hines 50, was injured in a shooting at Rootsman Kitchen on Park Avenue.

The second victim was found in his car, with South Carolina plates, at 36 Staples St. with a gunshot wound to his head, the Post said.

Police had not officially declared that the man in the car died as the result of a homicide, but the Post said it was likely a murder.

Read the full story here at the Connecticut Post website.

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