FIVE people were shot in a Popeyes Chicken parking lot in Rhode Island, around the same time a woman was shot to death nearby.
Five people were shot on Reservoir Ave. in Providence and the injuries are considered serious, ABC 6 reported, citing police sources.
The victims were all taken to the hospital.
That shooting happened around the same time that a woman in her 20s was shot to death on Olney Street.
The woman has not yet been identified, nor have the shooting victims from the Popeyes parking lot.
The woman’s death is Privdence’s 13th homicide of the year, according to ABC 6.
The shootings both reportedly occurred around 3.30am on Sunday.
Authorities also responded to two separate stabbing incidents in the city around 2am on Sunday.
One victim, stabbed near Fricker Street, was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The other, stabbed on Union Avenue, was hospitalized with serious injuries.
Police do not believe the four Sunday morning attacks were related at all.
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