Police investigating after one person killed in Taunton shooting

Police are investigating a homicide after a shooting in Taunton on Thursday. 

The shooting happened outside a home on Fifth Avenue at around 9:30 a.m., according to the Bristol County District Attorney’s Office. 

Taunton Police received a call reporting a shooting shortly after 9:30 a.m., according to the DA’s office. 

The victim, who was taken to Morton Hospital by a friend, died at the hospital at 10:06 a.m. The victim is identified as Gordon Weeks, 23, of Somerville. 

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