Providence police looking for suspects in shooting

April 24, 2014, 7:31 am
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Providence police are searching for suspects after a woman was shot in the back near a city school.

Police say the woman was shot at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday on Oxford Street near the Meeting Street school. Authorities didn't release the condition of the woman, who's being treated at Rhode Island Hospital.

Police told WPRI-TV that they're looking for a blue 2003 Lexus that may be connected to the shooting. There's no description of the suspects.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to call Providence police.

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