A 29-year-old man was fatally shot in his New Bedford home early this morning, the Bristol district attorney’s office said.
Police received a 911 call at around 3:07 a.m. about an apparent homicide at a home on Austin Street. Upon arrival, police located Scott Souza, who was unconscious. Souza was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, prosecutors said in a statement.
Homicide unit prosecutors, State Police, and New Bedford police are working to investigate the case.
No other information was immediately available.