Man Hurt in Shooting Near Courthouse


Providence, Rhode Island, police say a man has been shot and wounded overnight in a parking lot near the district courthouse.

Officers who heard the shots fired found a man in his 20s with a leg wound at about 2:30 a.m. Sunday. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Several men seen running to a nearby car were stopped for questioning a short time later. No charges were immediately filed. 

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