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.READ MORE: Seekonk Middle Schoolers Wrote Anti-Semitic, Racist Messages In Students' Yearbooks
He was rushed to Saint Luke’s Hospital where he was pronounced dead an hour later.READ MORE: State Lawmakers Vote To Extend Some Pandemic Policies Including Outdoor Dining, To-Go Cocktails
The D.A. said the investigation is “extremely active.”MORE NEWS: 'Vax Express' Commuter Rail Train Bringing Shots To Communities With Low COVID Vaccination Rates
No other information is available at this time.