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Bridgeport cop calls for all officers to respond after report of shots fired

March 14, 2019

BRIDGEPORT — A Bridgeport police officer called for all officers to respond after shots were reportedly fired in the area of Essex Street and Horace Street Thursday afternoon, according to dispatch reports.

Police spokesman Terron Jones confirmed that a report of shots fired in the area had been received. No further information was immediately available.

As heard via dispatch reports, a police officer responding to the scene called for a “10-32” around 4:20 p.m. That code sends all officers on duty to the area to provide assistance.

One person was reportedly taken into custody in connection with the incident, reports indicated. That person was taken to booking shortly after. There were no reported injuries during the incident.

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