Providence police investigating two reported shots-fired incidents

Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Providence police are investigating two reported incidents of gunfire that happened Friday night.

According to Commander Thomas Verdi, police were first called to Cypress Street around 9:30 p.m. after receiving several calls about shots being fired.

Officers found many spent shell casings on a pedestrian bridge near Billy Taylor Park, Verdi said.

At about 10 p.m., police were called to another possible shots-fired incident at the nearby fire station on Branch Avenue.

Verdi said officers found damage to the window and door. They also found pieces of bullets inside the building.

There were no injuries in either incident and no arrests have been made.

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