New Bedford Man Killed in NY

According to CBS 12 in Providence, police in Albany, New York are investigating a shooting that left a New Bedford man dead and six others with injuries. Police received a report of shots fired at approximately 11 P.M. Saturday. They arrived to find 29-year-old Alexander Bolton with a gunshot wound to the torso.


NBC 10 is also reporting he had been living with his mother in New Bedford, but was visiting his father near Albany over the weekend. He was pronounced dead at Albany Medical Center Hospital.


Six other men were treated at the hospital for gunshot wounds. Police described their injuries as non-life-threatening. A motive for the shooting has not been released.