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Police are investigating a drive-by shooting in Providence that left one man in a hospital with a gunshot wound to his head.

The victim tells police he was driving in the area of Prairie Avenue and Oxford Street around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday when he was shot by someone in a nearby car.

WJAR-TV reports the victim remained conscious after being struck in the head and drove himself to the hospital, despite his injuries. A passenger in the victim's car was unharmed by the gunfire.

Officials didn't identify the victim, but say he's in his early 20s.

Police say they don't have any suspects.


 


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