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Pawtucket Police investigate fatal shooting

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By Alana Cerrone

acerrone@abc6.com

Pawtucket Police were called to the Galego Court Housing Complex at 90 Leonard Jenard Drive around 5:00 Tuesday morning for a shooting.

Officers found 21-year-old Ryan Almeida lying on the ground near the apartment. He appeared to have at least one gunshot wound. He later died at RI Hospital.

The investigation is still underway.

Anyone with information is asked to call Pawtucket Police at 401-727-9100 and ask for either  Sgt. Brandley (Ext. 740), Det. Rosciti (Ext. 737) or Det. Silva (Ext. 760).

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