PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — An investigation is underway after an 18-year-old was shot in Pawtucket Monday evening.
Detective Sgt. Christopher LeFort tells 12 News the man was shot in the shoulder on Mineral Spring Avenue.
The victim, who has not been identified, was rushed to Rhode Island Hospital with injuries that don’t appear to be life-threatening.
Detectives and K-9 units were seen surveilling multiple properties in the area.
Police now believe this was a targeted incident. Several people have been questioned but no word yet on any suspects or arrests.
Anyone with information is asked to call Pawtucket police at (401) 727-9100.