Man shot, killed inside multi-family home in New Bedford

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NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — A homicide investigation is underway after a man was fatally shot early Friday morning in New Bedford, according to the Bristol County District Attorney’s Office.

The shooting took place between 4 a.m. and 5 a.m. inside a multi-family building on Margin Street, the DA’s office said.

The victim was later identified as Keven Rocha, 25, of New Bedford.

The initial investigation revealed he suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

The shooting remains under investigation. The DA’s office said the state medical examiner will take custody of Rocha’s body to perform an autopsy.

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