NORTH ATTLEBORO, MASS. (WHDH) - A homicide investigation is underway in North Attleboro after a person was found fatally shot in his apartment Wednesday afternoon.

Officers responding to a reported shooting incident on 64 High St. around 4 p.m. found a 38-year-old man, whose name has not been released, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound, according to Bristol District Attorney Thomas M. Quinn III.

The victim was rushed to nearby Sturdy Memorial Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

No additional information was immediately released.

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