Providence woman shot in back; cops seek Lexus

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – A woman was hospitalized after she was shot in the back Wednesday night, and now city police say they are looking for a Lexus that may be connected to the investigation.

Providence Police responded to Oxford Street around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday to find an adult female woman suffering from a gunshot wound to her back. She was taken to Rhode Island Hospital, where her condition unknown at this time.

Police said the shooting took place near Meeting Street school.

Investigators said they could not provide a description of suspects in this investigation, but they did say they are looking for a blue 2003 Lexus that they believe may be related to the incident.

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