Providence Police investigating a shooting involving a juvenile

By Josh Faiola


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PROVIDENCE, R.I (WLNE) – Providence Police are currently investigating a shooting from Friday night that sent one 22-year-old and one 17-year-old to the hospital. 

Police say the shooting happened at 9:45 p.m when both victims were sitting on a porch on 62 Ontario Street when an individual wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt passed then turned towards both of them and fired several rounds.

Both victims were transported to area hospitals for treatment.

The 22-year-old was sent to Rhode Island Hospital, and the 17-year-old was sent to Hasbro. 

There is no other information regarding the extent of injuries or identity at this time. 

According to police, the gunman fled the scene and no one has been apprehended. 

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