Taunton MA Highland Street Murder Investigation – NBC Boston

A 32-year-old man was found dead in a barn in Taunton, Massachusetts, on Saturday morning, and a murder investigation is underway.

Information is limited at this time, but the Bristol County District Attorney’s Office announced it is actively investigating a homicide that occurred sometime Saturday morning on Highland Street.

According to the district attorney’s office, Taunton police responded to 155 Highland Street around 9:45 a.m. for a report of a dead man in a furnished shed. Investigators on scene determined that the victim had been shot.

Authorities have not released the Taunton man’s name because his family has not yet been located.

No information has been released on a possible suspect or motive.

The investigation is extremely active and further details cannot be released, officials said.