Police investigate drive-by shooting at Prospect Street intersection

Bristol police are investigating a drive-by shooting that took place last night at the intersection of Prospect Street and Munchausen Avenue.

According to a press release from the Bristol Police Department, the victim of the shooting sustained a grazing wound to the left side of his head, and was sent to Bristol Hospital for further treatment after receiving treatment at the scene. The victim told officers he was a passenger of a vehicle head northbound on Munchausen Avenue when several shots were fired from a vehicle traveling westbound on Prospect Street, the release said. The driver of the vehicle was not injured, the release said.

The case remains under investigation. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Bristol police at (860) 584-3011.