A 23-year-old man was fatally shot in Brockton this afternoon, the office of Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz said.
At approximately 2:44 p.m., police were notified that a person had been shot at 26 Nye Ave. The victim, Wilson Pires, was taken to a local hospital and pronounced dead, the statement said.
State Police are investigating reports of a gold motor vehicle in the area prior to the shooting, Cruz said.
The case is under investigation by State Police and Brockton Police. Anyone with information is urged to contact investigators at (508) 941-0234.
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