Police investigate fatal shooting in Brockton

By Jennifer Petracca


Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Brockton, MA, that happened early Saturday morning.

Around 2:21 AM, police received a call from a local hospital about a man with gunshot wounds to the chest.

The victim, identified at Quentin Phillips, 29, of Mattapan, was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police revealed that the Phillips was taken to the hospital by a friend after the shooting, which had taken place in a parking lot behind 11 Crescent Street, as he was sitting in a car.

Anyone with information is urged to contact State Police Detectives at (508) 941-0234.

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