Thursday 19 April 2018

Thirteen shot in attack at Connecticut house party

Thirteen victims left wounded - one is described as critical

(Stock photo)
(Stock photo)
Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

Thirteen people have been shot in an attack at a house party in Connecticut.

The mass shooting, which left 12 people with non life-threatening injuries and one person critically injured, occurred at approximately 1.30am at a house in Bridgeport on Sunday morning.

According to local news broadcaster WABC-TV, at least two shooters fired through hedges in a back garden and struck the victims.

Emergency services transported the victims to three different hospitals in the area.

The wounded include 11 men and 2 women.

Police are currently investigating the shooting.

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