Providence man shot dead
PROVIDENCE, R.I.—Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old man in Providence.
Officers responding to a report of a person shot found Omar Polanco (poh-LAHN'-koh) lying in front of a Sayles Street home with an apparent gunshot wound. Emergency workers pronounced the Providence resident dead at the scene.
Polanco is the 15th murder victim in Providence this year.
No one has been arrested and detectives are investigating the shooting.
Police did not release additional information.