Confirmed Shooting in Roxbury

Officers from District 2 responded to Holworthy and Harold Streets on a report of a person shot this afternoon at 4:19pm. On arrival officers discovered an 18-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to the Boston Medical Center where he is listed in critical condition. At this time, his injuries appear to be non-life threatening.Detectives from District 2 are currently investigating this incident. Anyone with information about this shooting is urged to contact the Crime Stoppers Unit at 800-494-TIPS.