At about 4:30pm, on Sunday, August 15, 2010, officers from Area E-13 (Jamaica Plain) responded to a radio call for a person or persons shot in the area of 3151 Washington Street in Jamaica Plain. On arrival, officers located five male victims all suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds. Three of the victims were transported to the Boston Medical Center, while two were transported to the Brigham & Women’s Hospital. At this time, victim’s conditions are still being assessed and determined.
The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470 or detectives assigned to Area E-13 at (617) 343-5628.
Community members wanting to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner should call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department is only interested in what you know, not who you are.