Shooting Incident at 358 Walnut Avenue

Last night around 8:19pm, officers from District 13 responded to 358 Walnut Ave. in Roxbury for a report of a person shot.On arrival officers located three victims suffering from gunshot wounds. A one year old victim was transported to the Children’s Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound to the foot, a 17 year-old victim was transported to the Boston Medical Center suffering from a bullet wound to the groin and a third victim, a 19 year-old male was transported to Brigham and Women’s Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound to the buttocks. None of injuries sustained by the victims are considered to be life threatening. The victims reported that they were walking into the door when they heard gunshots and were shot. The suspect fled on foot, and was pursued by officers unsuccessfully. This incident in currently under investigation by District detectives, and any individual with relevant information is encouraged to call (617) 343-4275, or remain anonymous by calling the CrimeStoppers Hotline at 1-800-494-TIPS.