Man shot in back during drive-by shooting in Fall River

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) — Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that occurred Wednesday evening near Lamphor Street.

Police confirmed for Eyewitness News a 22-year-old man was taken to Rhode Island Hospital with a single gunshot wound to the back. Police said the man’s injuries were not life-threatening.

Police at the scene recovered 15 shell casings.

Detectives were on scene for several hours, and were still there when Eyewitness News returned to the scene around 2:30 a.m. Thursday.