Man found dead in New Bedford


NEW BEDFORD (AP) -- New Bedford police responding to reports of gunfire over the weekend found a man dead.

The Bristol district attorney’s office says officers responded to Weld Square at about 2 a.m. Sunday.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene and police are investigating the death as a homicide.

The man’s name was not released and no additional details were provided.

Police are asking anyone who knows anything about the shooting to contact them.


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