1 dead in a deadly attack in a nightclub

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WFSB) – One person was killed and another seriously injured in a deadly attack at a city nightclub on Sunday morning.

Police say officers responded to 922 Madison Avenue – Club Azul following a report of a stabbing around 1:55 a.m.

Officers found a victim outside the club with deep injuries to the body.

The 27-year-old Bridgeport man was rushed to an area hospital for treatment and is in critical condition.

Meanwhile, the Bridgeport Emergency Operations Center notified responders of a second victim who had arrived at an area hospital via a private vehicle with potentially fatal stab wounds to the chest, head and extremities. He was identified as a 25-year-old man from Bridgeport.

The two assaults appear to be related and appear to have taken place outside the club.

Late Sunday evening, the 25-year-old victim died at an area hospital from injuries sustained in the assault. The victim’s family has been notified.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Homicide Detective Keith Hanson at 203-581-5243 or use the Bridgeport Police Tip Line at 203-576-TIPS.

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