- Associated Press - Thursday, January 7, 2016

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Police are investigating after a North Providence man suffering from a gunshot wound to his neck arrived at Rhode Island Hospital by private vehicle.

The Providence Journal reports (https://bit.ly/1mE4psh ) that police were notified of 24-year-old Nick Perez’s arrival around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Ten minutes later, police received initial reports of a shooting in Providence’s Elmwood neighborhood that they believe is linked to Perez’s injury.

Lt. Roger Aspinall says Perez is in stable condition and is cooperating with investigators.

Officers dispatched to the scene of the shooting found two shell casings outside a home on Congress Avenue.

Aspinall says a black sport-utility vehicle was seen speeding from the scene after the shots were fired. No arrests have been made.


Information from: The Providence Journal, https://www.providencejournal.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide