Two men hurt in Providence shooting

This is now the city's 6th homicide of the year.
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)- Providence Police say one man is dead and another man is recovering after a shooting on Hawkins Street in Providence on Thursday night.

Commander of Providence Police Thomas Verdi says both men were transported to Rhode Island Hospital for treatment.

Days after the shooting, police say one of the victims, 27-year-old Brandin McKinney of Providence died from his injuries.

Police say the second victim is a 43-year-old man and is expected to recover.

This is the sixth homicide of the year in Providence.

Detectives do not have any information on any suspects. This is an ongoing investigation.

This is a developing story, more details will be added as they become available.

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