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Police investigate shooting at Providence club

August 19, 2019

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Police say one person has been shot at a Providence nightclub and two suspects have been apprehended in nearby Cranston.

The 23-year-old victim was shot in the back near the entrance of Club Flow at about 12:30 a.m. Monday. He was taken by ambulance to the hospital.

Witnesses told police that two men had fled in a Chevrolet Malibu. The vehicle was pulled over by Cranston police after it was seen driving erratically and a brief chase,.

One of the vehicle’s occupants was identified as a suspect. Police say they have also recovered a gun. Their names were not released.

They are expected to appear in court later Monday.

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