Man shot near Woonsocket bridge

Man shot near Woonsocket bridge

WOONSOCKET – An unidentified man is in stable condition after being shot four times on a Woonsocket bridge over the weekend.

Woonsocket police responded to reports of shots fired in the area of the Fairmount Street Bridge on Saturday, March 30, and found a male lying in the roadway. The victim had been shot four times and was transported to Rhode Island Hospital by rescue. He is currently listed in stable condition.

Christian Rosado, 25, of 14 Orne St., Worcester, Mass. has been arrested in connection with the case and charged with assault with intent to commit murder, assault with intent to commit felony, and firing in a compact area. Rosado will be arraigned in District Court today.

The case is still under investigation and Woonsocket Police have asked that anyone with information about this case contact Detective Mark Cabral at 401-767-8870 or the anonymous tip line at 401-769-4444.