Man shot outside Providence bar

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A man was shot in the parking lot of a Providence bar early Sunday morning, city police confirm.

The shooting happened at about 1:15 a.m. outside Out 27 Sports Bar and Grill on Cranston Street.

According to an eyewitness, the victim was found outside the bar and appeared to be unresponsive. Emergency crews quickly brought him to Rhode Island Hospital.

Providence Police Major David Lapatin said that the victim is in “very serious” condition, but no further details on the shooting were immediately available.