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    Police Looking for Paintball Shooting Suspects

    Brockton Police are looking for four suspects who were in a dark Acura Monday nighit

    (Published Wednesday, July 11, 2018)

    Police in Brockton, Massachusetts, are looking for a black Acura as they investigate a string of paintball shootings.

    A 12-year-old boy was one of two people injured Monday by paintball gun shootings in Brockton.

    Cody Hiltz, who is wearing a patch over his eye as doctors evaluate the damage, said he initially thought he was shot with a real gun.

    "I thought it was a real gun at first, so I started screaming as loud as I could," Hiltz said.

    12-Year-Old Hurt in Brockton Paintball Shooting

    [NECN] 12-Year-Old Hurt in Brockton Paintball Shooting

    Police are looking for suspects who shot multiple people Monday in Brockton, Massachusetts.

    (Published Tuesday, July 10, 2018)

    The boy says he saw a dark car driving when someone inside started firing. He didn't have time to get away before he was shot in the eye outside of his Ford Street home around 6 p.m.

    A 43-year-old man was also shot in the eye nearby and injured. Those shootings happened minutes apart.

    Earlier Monday, a woman was shot in the arm with a paintball. She was not injured.

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    Hiltz was taken to South Shore Hospital, while the adult was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital.

    Police in the neighboring town of Whitman say they received a similar call.

    Authorities are searching for four suspects. Anyone with information is asked to call 508-941-0234.

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