By News Staff


FALL RIVER, MASS (WLNE) - The Fall River Police Department is currently investigating a shooting from Friday night.

Police detectives say at approximately 10:30 p.m, the victim, identified as a 48-year-old man was found outside  159 Cherry Street with a gunshot wound to his groin which exited through his right leg. 

The victim was described as uncooperative at the scene but told police a black man in a black vehicle shot him during an apparent "drive-by." 

According to the department,  the victim was transported to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

This is an open investigation and further details will be added as they become available. 

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