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Fall River Police investigating after person rushed to the hospital due to injuries from weekend shooting



A person has been rushed to the hospital after a shooting that took place in Fall River on Saturday.

According to scanner transmissions, a call came in just after 5:45 p.m. for multiple shots heard in the area of 15 St. Joseph Street. It was determined that a man was shot, possibly in the back.

A witness told Fall River Reporter that he was in his living room when he heard about 5 to 6 shots. Upon opening his window, he saw a man walking towards his truck holding his chest with a bystander helping him. The victim took 4 more steps and collapsed saying he couldn’t feel his back.

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The victim was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital.

According to Fall River Police Sergeant Moses Pereira, the victim suffered possible life-threatening injuries.

Pereira stated that detectives assigned to the Major Crimes Division and Crime Scene Unit are on scene assisting with the investigation.



  1. AntifaCatPiss

    January 21, 2023 at 8:58 pm

    Probably contractors fighting over Market Rate Housing contracts.

  2. Fed Up

    January 22, 2023 at 9:47 am

    Mayor Coogan what gives? You promised the streets were safer , Grandma turned in Grandpa’s old single shot rife and the gun buyback.

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