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Fall River Police issue update on Friday night shooting leaving one injured



Fall River Police are investigating a Friday night shooting in the city.

A call came into the Fall River Police Department just before 8:45 p.m. for shots fired in the 200 block of Lawrence Street.

According to Lieutenant Jay Huard, officers and Major Crime Division Detectives were on the scene where a male victim was shot in the groin area and was transferred to Rhode Island Hospital with possible life-threatening injuries.

Approximately 10 rounds were reported fired from a vehicle which left the scene.

As of 1:00 Saturday afternoon, according to Huard, the victim has been upgraded to stable condition.

The investigation is still ongoing.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Fall River Police Department at (508) 676-8511.

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