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Man killed in early morning Brockton shooting

A man was killed after being shot in Brockton early Saturday morning, according to Plymouth District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz’s office.

Brockton police responded to 21 Auna Drive at 2:34 a.m. for a report of a person shot, Beth Stone, a spokeswoman for Cruz, said in a statement. .

When police arrived they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, she said.

The man, who was not immediately identified, was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Brockton where he was pronounced dead, the statement said.

The shooting does not appear to be random, and there is no threat to the general public, Stone said.


Brockton police and State Police detectives assigned to Cruz’s office are investigating.

No further information was released.

Charlie McKenna can be reached at charlie.mckenna@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @charliemckenna9.