Bridgeport bicyclist shot in back, police investigating

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BRIDGEPORT — Police are investigating after a male victim was shot in the back while riding a bicycle in Bridgeport.

The unidentified 33-year-old male victim was shot near the intersection of Maple and Kossuth streets at about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The victim was taken to Bridgeport Hospital with injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

Police tell FOX 61 the victim wasn’t able to give any information on the person who shot him, and police couldn’t find a crime scene. However, police say it’s possible he was shot at another location and then kept biking to the point police found him.

Stay with FOX 61 for updates.