NEW BEDFORD - One man is injured in a daytime shooting in New Bedford Sunday.

New Bedford Police say the shooting took place around 6 p.m. Sunday evening in the area of Maxfield Street near the Westlawn housing development in the city's West End.

A 24-year-old New Bedford man suffered injuries to his arm as a result of the apparent gunshot. He was transported to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No arrests have been made.

The shooting remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call New Bedford Police at 508-991-6350, or the anonymous tip line at 508-992-7463, or email

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