Logee Street shooting victim dies in the hospital

Logee Street shooting victim dies in the hospital

This story has been updated to reflect new information on Thursday, Sept. 3.

WOONSOCKET – Police said on Thursday the victim of a shooting on Logee Street earlier this week died of his injuries Wednesday night.

The victim was identified as 33-year-old Percy Standifer of Woonsocket. An autopsy is pending.

Woonsocket police are still investigating the shooting, which took place in the early hours of the morning on Wednesday, Sept. 2.

Police said they responded to a report of gunshots outside 156 Logee St. just after midnight. They later discovered Standifer suffering from a gunshot wound behind a nearby residence. He was transported by rescue vehicle to Rhode Island Hospital, where he underwent emergency surgery.

Police said no arrests have been made at this time. They are investigating the incident as a homicide.