Woman killed in Providence double shooting


PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A young woman is dead after a double shooting in Providence early Sunday morning.

The incident occurred just before 2 a.m. Sunday near Detroit Avenue.

Providence Police Major David Lapatin said the woman, who he estimated was either 19 or 20 years old, was pronounced dead at the scene.

He said the second victim had serious injuries and was undergoing surgery after being rushed to the hospital.

So far, no arrests have been made in connection to the shooting. The incident remains under investigation at this time.

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