Nine people injured in shooting that Rhode Island police chief says was between feuding groups
May 14, 2021. Summarized by summa-bot.
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Nine people in Rhode Island's capital were injured in a shooting Thursday, Providence Police Chief Hugh Clement said during a news conference.
(CNN)Nine people in Rhode Island's capital were injured in a shooting Thursday, Providence Police Chief Hugh Clement said during a news conference.
Three victims are "very seriously injured, maybe critically," Clement said.
Police responded around 6:47 p. m. ET to reports of shots fired at a home, according to Clement.
Clement said the assailant vehicle pulled up outside a home and the occupants began shooting.
The people involved in the shooting are known to police and are part of two feuding groups, Clement said.
Clement said the ages of those involved range from 19 to 25.
Clement said there were at least four or five guns involved in the shooting.
Almost double the amount of last year," Clement said.
I mean, that just can't be the way," Elorza said at the news conference.