Yesterday afternoon at approximately 4pm south end units responded to the area of Roosevelt and Ruth Streets regarding shots being fired. Upon arrival it was learned that two males had been involved in an altercation in the street. As the suspect vehicle fled the scene, a black Honda civic, one of the occupants fired a handgun out the window. One round struck a parked vehicle belonging to one of the combatants and three rounds struck a home on the second floor level.
There were no injuries and the incident is currently under investigation by the New Bedford Police detective division. Anyone with information is asked to contact Sgt. Evan Bielski at 508-991-6300 ext. 79503 or leave an anonymous tip at 508-961-4584.