Boston Police Investigate Shooting in East Boston

At about 8:00pm, on Tuesday, October 22, 2013, officers from District A-7 (East Boston) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 256 Webster Street.

On arrival, officers located a male victim inside suffering from what appeared to be gun shot wounds. The victim stated to officers he was shot while walking in the area of Falcon Street. The victim suffering from non-life threatening injuries was transported to Mass General Hospital.

Detectives from District A-7 are actively investigating the facts and circumstance of this incident and ask anyone with information to please contact them at (617) 343-4234.

Community members wishing to aid this investigation anonymously can either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME. It’s important to note, the Boston Police Department is only interested in what you know, not who you are.