Police seeking suspect in Pawtucket shooting

Suspect in Pawtucket Shooting: Mark Cruz. Photo Courtesy; Pawtucket Police.

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) – Pawtucket police are investigating a shooting which sent one person to the hospital Saturday morning.

Police said that they were called to Galego Court a few minutes before 3 a.m. for the shooting, and found that the victim had driven himself to the hospital. Detectives said that the victim, whose name was not released, was expected to recover.

Witnesses identified a suspect, who police named as 20 year-old Mark Cruz; detectives plan to seek a warrant for his arrest.

The shooting reportedly took place after a long argument, police said, but no other details were immediately available.

Anyone with further information is asked to contact Detective Raymond Johnston of the Pawtucket Police Department at 727-9100.

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