A shooting in the North End sends one man to the hospital.

Police say the shooting was reported around 2:40 Saturday morning.

Lt. Amos Melo says officers responded to St. Luke's Hospital on a report that a man had been shot.

The 42 year old victim had been taken to the hospital in a private auto. He was then transported to Rhode Island Hospital for treatment.

Lt. Melo says the injury does not appear to be life-threatening.

Police say an investigation shows the shooting happened outside World Famous Pizza at 1114 Acushnet Avenue, near Coggeshall Street.

They're asking anyone with information on the case to contact Police at 508 991-6350.

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