Apr 11, 2013

Woonsocket Police Press Release

Category: News Room
Posted by: Craig

At 9:25am Woonsocket Police and Woonsocket Fire personal responded to 38 Memorial Drive for a report of a suicidal subject.  Upon the arrival of fire personnel they located and assisted two occupants of the dwelling in evacuating the home.  Shortly after they heard what appeared to be a gunshot.  Woonsocket police special response team (SRT) mobilized and made entry into the dwelling and located a deceased male subject who was a victim of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.  At no time were any were any members of public safety fired upon by the victim.