Daily Incidents For November 1, 2007

Person Shot on Hendry StreetLast night around 6:30pm, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a radio call for shot fired in the area of Hendry Street. On arrival, officers located a male victim on the sidewalk suffering from a gunshot wounds to the leg and arm. The victim was transported to Boston Medical Center and is in serious condition. Boston Police would like to encourage community members who may have information regarding this incident to contact the police for assistance. Callers who wish to remain anonymous should call or text the CrimeStoppers Tip Line. Fight crime 100% anonymously. For yourself. For your neighborhood. Text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463) or call 1.800.494.TIPS. Two People Shot in Roxbury Last night at 10:57pm, officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for shots fired in the area of 13 Dudley Street. Officers received information that a person was shot and self-applied to Boston Medical Center. Officers proceeded to the hospital and located two males suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The first victim sustained a gunshot wound to the foot and the second victim sustained a gunshot wound to the leg. Officers spoke with the victims who stated they were driving down Washington when two black males, wearing black hoodies and driving a black scooter fired several shots at their car. Both victims injuries sustained non-life threatening injuries. Boston Police would like to encourage community members who may have information regarding this incident to contact the police for assistance. Callers who wish to remain anonymous should call or text the CrimeStoppers Tip Line. Fight crime 100% anonymously. For yourself. For your neighborhood. Text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463) or call 1.800.494.TIPS. Breaking and Entering Suspect Arrested Early this morning around 1:11am, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a breaking and entering in progress at 4 River Street. On arrival, officers spoke with the caller who stated that while working she heard an audible alarm going off inside the store. While walking to the alarm panel at the front of the store she observed a black male inside the store wearing a black doo-rag and a black jacket zipping up a black backpack. When the caller asked the suspect what was he doing the suspect replied, “I forgot my bag.” The suspect then ran out of the store, jumped on a black bicycle and fled on River Street towards Washington Street. The caller stated that the front sliding doors were locked but believes that the suspect gained entry through a side panel next to the sliding doors. About 1:18am, officers observed a black male matching the suspect’s description riding a black bicycle in front of 80 Woodbole Avenue. The suspect got of his bicycle and ran onto the porch of 80 Woodbole Avenue. The caller positively identified the suspect. Bryce Goffigan, 21, of Dorchester was arrested and charged with Breaking and Entering, Assault and Battery on a Police Officer and Larceny.