It’s not clear what led to a Brockton man being fatally shot in the chest late Tuesday afternoon, officials said.
Brockton police responded just after 4 p.m. to reports of multiple gunshots and a man shot, lying in the driveway on Belmont Street, Plymouth District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz and Brockton Police Chief Emmanuel Gomes said.
On the scene, police discovered 45-year-old Charles Evans of Brockton lying in the driveway at 227 Belmont St. with apparent gunshot wounds to his chest, officials said in a statement.
Evans was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead, officials said. The incident is under investigation.
No further information was immediately available.