Police responding to car crash find victim had been shot
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut responding to a vehicle crash say the occupant of one vehicle had been fatally shot.
Bridgeport police say they responded to reports of a crash on Route 8 south at about 9:20 p.m. Sunday.
They say 21-year-old Leogiovanni Fernandes Spencer, of Bridgeport, was dead of a gunshot wound in one of the vehicles.
Police say Spencer was hit with gunfire on Gem Avenue, and was being driven to the hospital at the time of the crash.
He is the city's 14th homicide victim of the year.
Police have not disclosed a motive or any other details.