Police identify man killed in New Bedford shootout

NEW BEDFORD, MASS. (WHDH) - Officials have identified the man who was shot to death in New Bedford Saturday night as they continue to investigate the incident that left another man hospitalized in serious condition, officials said.

Officers responding to reports of a shooting on Ashley Boulevard at 7:05 p.m. found a 20-year-old man and a 17-year-old man, later identified Paul Collazo-Ruiz, of New Bedford, suffering from gunshot wounds, according to the district attorney’s office.

Collazo-Ruiz was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 20-year-old was taken to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence and remains in serious condition.

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