NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) – Police have obtained an arrest warrant for a suspect they believe fired shots at two men sitting in a car on Monday afternoon.
New Bedford police are searching for Noel Pizarro Carrion, 21, of Coffin Avenue. Carrion is facing numerous charges including assault with intent to murder.
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On Monday afternoon two men were shot by a person in a black SUV near Robeson and Cottage Streets. The 24-year-old driver was shot in his side and arm, while the 27-year-old passenger was shot in the hand and left elbow. They are both being treated at Rhode Island Hospital.
Police have not yet determined a motive and said the suspect should be considered armed and dangerous.
If anyone has information on the suspect they are asked to call 911.