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Suspect in Custody After Shooting

Police in Manchester, New Hampshire, say an investigation is underway after a person was shot Thursday morning.

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    Suspect in Custody After Shooting
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    Police in Manchester, New Hampshire, say an investigation is underway after a person was shot Thursday morning.

    Manchester Police said the shooting happened in the area of Maple and Hanover streets around 7 a.m. The victim, 24-year-old Mason Pereira, suffered from several gunshot wounds. He is in serious condition at Elliot Hospital.

    Police immediately detained the suspect, later identified as 64-year-old Ira Cohen of Manchester. He is charged with two counts of first degree assault.

    Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Manchester Police at 603-668-8711.

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