Police Investigate Fatal Shooting in West Warwick

WEST WARWICK, R.I. (AP) – Police are investigating the death of a 22-year-old man who was found shot in the head inside his West Warwick home.

Authorities have identified the man as Brandon Anderson. Officers responding to a report of shots being fired found him wounded inside an apartment at 65 Industrial Lane shortly after 4 p.m. Saturday.

He was rushed to Kent Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Police did not immediately return a call seeking additional information Sunday, including circumstances surrounding the shooting.

The Medical Examiner's Office is scheduled to conduct an autopsy on Monday.

 

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