The New Bedford Police Union is raising concern over an influx in shootings in New Bedford recently. They noted on social media, “Not including a shooting which occurred at 12 a.m. today, 6 of the first 10 days of September have had incidents of shots fired.”
Although not all of the incidents have been made public at the moment, we have been able to locate 4 reported incidents of “Shots fired” in September.
• September 1st at 2:17am near Devoll Street.
• September 5th at 9:19pm near Division Street.
• September 5th at 11:06pm near Matthew Street.
• September 8th at 4:24pm near West Rodney French Blvd.
We have reached out to the New Bedford Police Department to get further details on the 6 incidents and are awaiting response.