Fall River police seek suspect in shooting

Nathaniel Anton Lewis

Fall River police said Wednesday that they're looking for a suspect they consider armed and dangerous. Cash rewards are being offered for information that leads to his capture.

Police said 27-year-old Nathaniel Anton Lewis is wanted in connection with a July 6 shooting on Shove Street. His last known address was Barrows Street, but police said he has ties to Boston.

He's been added to Fall River's 10 Most Wanted list.

Lewis faces charges of assault to murder with a firearm, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a dwelling, possessing ammunition without identification card, and carrying a firearm without a license.

Police said Lewis should not be approached, but any witnesses should note his location and clothing, and if he's in a car, a description of the vehicle and the license plate number.

Fall River police said anyone with information about Lewis's whereabouts should call the Major Crimes Division at 508-324-2796 or the anonymous TIPS line at 508-672-TIPS (8477).