Police respond to theft, capturing incident at Trumbull Mall; suspect in standoff after crashing motor vehicle in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Police are responding to a robbery, viable taking pictures incident that reportedly passed off on the Trumbull Mall Friday night.

Police say initial stories of a theft with feasible shooting took area the Trumbull Mall at Zales Jewelers. One shot changed into fired and no injuries had been reported. in response to officers, the accused birthday celebration fled and after a quick pursuit, the suspect(s) crashed a short distance from the mall in the area of Ranch drive and Anton highway.

Police say a victim changed into hit by means of the fleeing car and was transported to the sanatorium.

The suspect(s) did not give up to the police and remain within the vehicle. Bridgeport PD has secured the enviornment and a negotiator on-scene along with emergency functions. Police have identified one suspect in this case, who allegedly took a few necklaces.

Residents of this enviornment are asked to stay in their domestic until police clear the enviornment. The Trumbull Mall is protected and has been reopened.

In a separate incident, there was a fatal accident within the Canoe Brook street area, police say. Officers are still on scene and investigating.

as a result night a theft came about at Trumbull Mall -W Preliminary reviews of a poss capturing. birthday celebration fled the mall, after quick pursuit crashed close Anton road. birthday party has now not surrendered to PD and continues to be in automobile. BPD has secured the enviornment, has a negotiator w emergency functions.

Residents within the area of Anton and Ranch are requested to stay in their domestic except the BPD clear the area. earlier observation of a “sufferer hit” become as a result the fleeing vehicle hitting a pedestrian. sufferer transported to clinic.