NEW BEDFORD (CBS) – The Bristol County District Attorney’s Office has identified the teen shot to death in New Bedford on Saturday night as Paul Collazo-Ruiz.

Police investigate a shooting in New Bedford. (WBZ-TV)

The 17-year-old New Bedford resident was shot at about 7 p.m. on Ashley Boulevard. When police and paramedics arrived, they found Collazo-Ruiz and a 20-year-old New Bedford man, who was not identified, with serious gunshot wounds.

Collazo-Ruiz was pronounced dead at the scene. The surviving victim was taken to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, where he is in serious condition.

Police are investigating the incident as a homicide.

An investigation is ongoing. No further information has been released.


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