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Heavy Police Presence in Brockton



    Heavy Police Presence at Brockton Scene

    Police would not confirm if Sunday night's incident was a shooting but shell casings could be seen on the street.

    (Published Sunday, April 8, 2018)

    There was a heavy police presence in Brockton, Massachusetts Sunday night.

    Police were responding to an incident shortly before 7 p.m. on North Main Street, where shell casings littered the road, along with shoes, a bag and scissors. 

    Officials could not confirm to NBC10 Boston that it was a shooting.

    Sunday's investigation comes after a string of shootings in Brockton.

    Police say a 24-year-old was shot in his car Saturday night near Woodland Avenue. He later died.

    Another shooting occurred earlier on Saturday near Menlo Street.

    On Friday, a 71-year-old man was hit by a stray bullet while sleeping in his home.

    No other information was immediately available on Sunday night's incident.

    This is a developing story.

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