NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — New Bedford police have arrested a suspect in a weekend shooting.
Police said they found 20-year-old Josiahi Matos around 9:30 Monday night, hiding in the basement of a building on Bonneau Court. According to police, the building is next door to where the shooting happened on Sawyer Street Sunday afternoon.
Matos is accused of shooting a 32-year-old man several times in the legs. Police said the suspect and the victim knew each other.
Police said Matos would be arraigned in New Bedford District Court Tuesday morning.