Suspect Turns Himself in after Shooting on Devon Street in Roxbury


At about 9:19 AM on Saturday, June 15, 2013 officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a call for person shot inside of 107 Devon Street.

Upon arrival officers observed a male victim who greeted them at the door with a towel held against his shoulder. The victim told officers his cousin, who was “playing with a gun” shot him.  The victim told the officers the suspect had already left the apartment and took the gun used in the incident with him.  The victim was transported to Boston Medical Hospital with non- life threatening injuries.   

On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 2:45 PM, Antoine Arthur, 33, of Roslindale, turned himself in was charged with Assault and Battery by Means of a Dangerous Weapon to wit Gun.