(ANSA) - PRATO, NOVEMBER 24 - Investigations for murder were activated by the carabinieri of Prato after the discovery of the body of a man in the afternoon in Comeana.
According to preliminary information, the neighbors heard at least one shot.
The victim is local and would be in his 40s.
The body was on the ground near the buildings in via Boccaccio, in the inhabited area, in a dead end street.
He has gunshot wounds.
The man would have had time to say "they shot me" to some friends who came after hearing one or more gunshots nearby.
After saying the words, the man died of his injuries while a 118 helicopter rescue aircraft was reaching Comeana which could have transferred him to the hospital.