Connecticut police investigate homicide with ‘several solid leads’

The shooting appears to be an isolated incident and police believe the victim knew her attacker, officers said.

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A homicide investigation is underway in Bridgeport after police responded to a report of a woman “shot and killed.”

Police were called to an address on Knoll Place around 5.20am on Saturday. First responders pronounced the victim, a 30-year-old Bridgeport woman, dead at the scene.

A crime scene has been secured and detectives are investigating the incident as a homicide, according to police.

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The shooting appears to be an isolated incident and police believe the victim knew her attacker, officers said.

“They are working on several solid leads,” police said of the Bridgeport Detective’s Office.

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Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Homicide Detective Thomas Harper at 203-581-5239 or use the Bridgeport Police Tip Line at 203-576-TIPS.

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