At about 4:33 PM on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, officers from District D-4 (South End) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 307 Huntington Ave. On arrival, officers located and observed a black male suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds. The victim, suffering life threatening injuries, was transported to an area hospital for treatment of his injuries. During the course of the investigation, officers learned that a black male was seen running away from the scene shortly after the shooting. Detectives would like to locate and speak to this individual.
The Boston Police Department continues to actively review the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call District D-4 detectives directly at (617) 343-5619.
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.