SHOOTING INCIDENT IN THE AREA OF 133 HAROLD STREET

At about 8:03pm, on Monday, October 6, 2008, officers from Area B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 133 Harold Street. On arrival, officers located a black male, in his 40’s, suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to the Boston Medical Center where he’s being treated for non-life threatening injuries.While en route to the call, responding officers located a 2nd victim in front of 33 Holworthy Street suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Victim #2, a black male in his 40’s, was found inside a motor vehicle. According to witnesses, victim #2 had stolen the motor vehicle, which had been left running, from in front of 131 Harold Street and driven it to 33 Holworthy Street where the motor vehicle came to a stop after crashing into a parked car. Victim #2 was transported to the Boston Medical Center where he’s being treated for non-life threatening injuries. The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly encouraged to contact the Area B-2 detectives at (617) 343-4275. Community members who wish to remain anonymous should either call CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently protect the identity of those who wish to assist the police in an anonymous manner.