29-year-old man fatally shot in New Bedford

A 29-year-old man was fatally shot in his New Bedford home early this morning, the Bristol district attorney’s office said.

Police received a 911 call at around 3:07 a.m. about an apparent homicide at a home on Austin Street. Upon arrival, police located Scott Souza, who was unconscious. Souza was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, prosecutors said in a statement.

Homicide unit prosecutors, State Police, and New Bedford police are working to investigate the case.

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No other information was immediately available.