Person taken to hospital after bat assault in Bridgeport
BRIDGEPORT — An assault with a bat Thursday night in the city landed one person in the hospital, according to officials.
Around 8:20 p.m., AMR alerted police to a possible assault.
Medical personnel indicated that a person was assaulted by another person, armed with a bat, according to Scott Appleby, director of emergency communications and emergency management.
The incident happened in the 2500 block of East Main Street.
Medics transported the victim to a city hospital. Appleby said the extent of the victim’s injuries were not immediately known.
Police continue to investigate.
Anyone with information can call the Bridgeport police tip line at 203-576-TIPS.