7 Arrested After Weekend Shooting In New Bedford
Police are calling it a gang-related shooting. It happened Saturday night on Beetle Street in New Bedford when a 55-year old man was shot and injured at him home. He was reportedly hit in the back by a bullet that passed through the side of his body and went through a window. The man was taken to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. Police believe he was not the intended target. The shooters fled and broke into an apartment at 9 Bentley Street. Police responded quickly and arrested 7 suspects and recovered 3 firearms. Those charged range in age from 16 to 36.