By CBSBoston.com Staff

NEW BEDFORD (CBS) — A New Bedford man is dead after a shooting in the city on Friday evening. The Bristol County District Attorney’s Office identified the victim as 32-year-old Joseph Pauline.

Police responded to Brock Avenue near the Richdale Food Market around 6:45 p.m. Pauline was found in the parking lot with a gunshot wound, according to the D.A.

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He was rushed to Saint Luke’s Hospital where he was pronounced dead an hour later.

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The D.A. said the investigation is “extremely active.”

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No other information is available at this time.

CBSBoston.com Staff