Providence Police investigate shots fired

By Stephanie Vargas

The Providence Police department is investigating an incident where shots were fired early Monday morning.

Police responded to the reports of gunfire around midnight on May 18 on New York Avenue near Allens Avenue.

They say shots were fired at a silver Hyundai and at least one witness said a gold colored sedan was seen leaving the scene.

No injuries were reported but one bullet punctured the driver’s side of the vehicle.

The people inside the vehicle told Police they are not sure why they were being targeted.

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