Police release surveillance video from Bridgeport ‘Sweet 16 Party’ shooting that injured 5 people

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BRIDGEPORT — Police in Bridgeport are asking for the public’s help after several people were shot over the weekend at a Sweet 16 Party. Police have released security camera footage from inside the Club Sportiva Italian Social Club on Park Avenue.

The shooting injured five people on Saturday, November 12. Officers arrived at the club  around 10:45 p.m. for a disturbance.

Police say a group of unwanted guests had crashed the party. A fight broke out inside the club and then moved to the parking lot outside. Police say five people were shot by at least two shooters.

Four people were taken to a hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening. A man was hospitalized with serious injuries but is expected to survive. No one was immediately identified.

Police say at least two suspects were behind the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to  call Bridgeport Police tip line at 203-576-TIPS or 203-576-8477.