PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Providence police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 46-year-old city man.
Police said they responded shortly after 10:30 a.m. Wednesday to Leah Street for a report of a person shot and found Richard Arenas wounded on the ground. Fire personnel pronounced him dead at the scene.

Police gave no additional information.

The Rhode Island medical examiner's office will conduct an autopsy.

This is Providence's seventh homicide of the year.