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1 dead, one injured in New Bedford shooting

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By Jennifer Petracca


New Bedford Police, Homicide Unit prosecutors, and state police detectives are currently investigating a homicide in New Bedford.

Police responded to shots fired around 9:20 pm.

Upon arrival, two male victims were found outside the home of 125 Collette Street.

One victim, identified as Daniel Smith, 20, of New Bedford, was found deceased. His body has been taken custody of the Medical Examiner’s Office where an autopsy will be performed.

A second victim, 25, was rushed to the hospital where he is now in critical condition. He is not being identified at this time.

There is no further information at this time.

Anyone who was in the Collette Street area between 9 and 9:30pm with information is urged to contact New Bedford Police at 508-991-6300, or the anonymous tip line at 508-961-4584.

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