Police Investigate Shooting of Two Females in the Area of Elm Hill Avenue


Police Investigate Shooting of Two Females on Elm Hill Avenue in Roxbury

At about 10:00pm, on Monday, August 19, 2013, responded to a radio call for persons shot at 79 Elm Hill Avenue.

Officers located two female victims inside  79 Elm Hill Avenue, suffering from gunshot wounds. Victim #1, 43, of Roxbury was transported to Boston Medical Center and victim #2, 29, of Roxbury was transported to the Brigham and Women's Hospital.  Both victims were treated for non life threatening injuries.

The Boston Police Department is actively investigating facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call District B-2 (Roxbury) detectives at 617-343-4275.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling CrimeStoppers at 1(800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word β€˜TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those wishing to remain anonymous.