Boston Police Investigate Shooting in South Boston

 

At about 12:17 AM Saturday, September 14, 2013 officers from District C-6 (South Boston) responded to a radio call for shots fired in the area of 232 Old Colony Avenue.

On arrival, officers observed a male victim outside of 291 Dorchester Street, who appeared to be suffering from gunshot wounds.  The victim was transported to Tufts New England Medical with non- life threatening injuries. 

While officers were on scene, they were alerted about two other shooting victims. A male victim self applied to Boston Medical Center with gun shot wounds.  Suffering from life threatening injuries, the victim is listed in stable condition. Officers were advised the victim was shot in the area of the Stadium Bar.

Later, officers from District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) responded to a radio call for a person shot at 944   Parker Street. On arrival, officers located a male victim suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds.  The victim reported he was shot in the area of the Stadium Bar.  The victim was transported to Brigham and Woman's Hospital with non- life threatening injuries. 

Police are reviewing videotape from the area and are looking for witnesses.

Homicide detectives are actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to call detectives at (617) 343-4470.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.