Man shot and killed on Dawson Street in Pawtucket

Man shot and killed on Dawson Street in Pawtucket

PAWTUCKET – Early Sunday morning, at approximately 1:45 a.m., Pawtucket Police responded to a call of shots fired or fireworks at 112 Dawson St. When they arrived at that address, they discovered a 41-year-old male who had been shot to death. The victim had been shot twice, according to police.

Neighborhood residents report seeing two male suspects fleeing the residence after the shots were fired. The suspects' description is vague because of the darkness.

The investigation into the incident is at an early stage, according to police spokesman Maj. Arthur Martins. Additional information will be shared once it has been developed. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call detectives at 401-727-9100.