NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) – Police in New Bedford are investigating after shots were fired near a pharmacy on Acushnet Avenue Sunday morning.
Residents told police that a gray or green Jeep Laredo at the stop light at Tarkiln Hill Road and Acushnet Avenue at about 2:30 a.m. and witnessed somebody hold a pistol out the side of the vehicle and fire several shots.
The person appeared to be wearing a white plastic mask, the witnesses said.
The front door of the Rite-Aid was shattered by a bullet but nobody was struck.
Anyone with information should call the New Bedford Police Department at 508-992-7463.