Bridgeport police investigate deadly shooting

Bridgeport, Conn. (WTNH)- Bridgeport police are investigating a fatal shooting that has left a man dead. Police say 18 year old Shane Slinksky was pronounced dead after sustaining two gunshot wounds to the head in the violence attack in front of Wood Terrace on Saturday afternoon.

Witnesses said they heard gunfire, but investigators were not able to locate any shell casings at the scene.

Police are actively investigating leads and are asking anyone with information that could aid in the investigation to contact its information line at (203) 576-TIPS.

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