Bridgeport police investigating overnight homicide

-FILE - Bridgeport Police Cruiser (WTNH / George Roelofsen)

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Bridgeport police are investigating after a man was found dead Wednesday night.

According to police, they were notified about a person on the ground in at 9:23 p.m. They say a citizen found the unidentified male body on the ground at Railroad and Wordin Avenue, near Went Field Park. They say the man suffered from a gunshot wound.

Police say the scene was cleared early Thursday morning and the investigation is ongoing.

Stay tuned with News 8 for updates.

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