Brockton man fatally shot in Belmont Street driveway


BROCKTON, Mass. ( – A 45-year-old Brockton man was fatally shot on Belmont Street Tuesday, police said.

Police responded to the reported shooting at about 4:09 p.m. Upon arrival, they found a male shot and lying in the driveway at 227 Belmont St. in Brockton.

The victim, who was identified as Charles Evans, sustained gunshot wounds to the chest area. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

The incident is under investigation.