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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. May 28 2012– Two men were shot after a fight broke out at a Bridgeport club Saturday morning.
The incident occurred around 1:30 a.m., at the White Eagle Club, located at 595 East Washington Ave.
Police said there were two different functions taking place at the club and a fight broke out between the two different parties. The fight then spilled out into the streets.
An armed guard who was working at the time witnessed 27-year-old Enrique Manny get shot in the right hip by 23-year-old Mario Ortez.
Ortez was then shot by the armed guard. He is listed in critical, but stable condition.
Ortez is being detained in the hospital and will be charged with carrying a pistol without a permit and related charges.
Manny’s condition and whereabouts are unknown at this time.
The investigation is ongoing.