Police: Shots fired at North Kingstown home; man found dead with gun

South County

NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) — Police responded Wednesday to a report of gunfire in a North Kingstown neighborhood.

Police say they received multiple calls around 4:15 p.m. reporting a person firing gunshots at a home on Peachtree Road.

Upon arrival, officers found a man dead in the roadway with a handgun.

Three people who were inside the home at the time were not hurt, according to police.

Detectives are now interviewing witnesses to piece together what happened. They removed three projectiles believed to be bullets from the exterior of the home.

Police say the incident appears to be isolated and domestic-related.

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