North Kingstown police investigate shooting

NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WLNE) – A Peachtree Road home is being actively investigated by police after a shooting on Wednesday

In a release, the department said they received multiple reports of a person firing gunshots at a home on Peachtree Road around 4:13 p.m.

When officers arrived, they found a dead man with a gun, lying in the road in front of the home. Police said three unharmed people were inside of the home.

A neighbor told ABC6 that they heard four gunshots. The neighbor said three of those shots were fired into the home, and they believe a fourth shot was the shooter turning the gun on himself.

North Kingstown Detectives said they are actively investigating the scene and interviewing witnesses to find out what happened.

Police said the medical examiner’s office responded to the scene as well.

No other information has been provided.

This is a breaking news story and more information will be included once it is provided. 

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