PAWTUCKET— A blood spattered sidewalk at 90 Cooper St. marks the spot where a 30-year-old city man was shot in the chest late Wednesday. The unidentified victim remains hospitalized in serious condition at Rhode Island Hospital, according to police.
Police said the man was returning to his house and had just stepped out of his vehicle at around 9:30 p.m. when the shooting occurred. The suspect is described as a dark-skinned male who was wearing all black clothing. The suspect fled on foot.
The incident remains under investigation, and anyone with information is asked to contact Pawtucket Police Det. Donti Rosciti at 727-9100, ext. 737. Read Friday's Times for the full story.
-Donna Kenny Kirwan