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Police Investigate Shooting, Possible Stabbing in Roxbury



    BPD Detectives Respond to Shots Fired in Roxbury

    Boston police confirmed they responded overnight to a report of shots fired in Roxbury. (Published Friday, Nov. 1, 2019)

    Police in Massachusetts are investigating after a man was shot and another person possibly stabbed overnight in Boston.

    Authorities said they got a call shortly before midnight of shots fired in the area of 5 Cedar St. in Roxbury. At the scene, police found a man with life-threatening injuries suffering from gunshot wounds. Another victim who was possibly stabbed suffered non-life threatening injuries, police said.

    The shooting victim is not in stable condition.

    Details on what led up to the violence were not immediately clear. The investigation is ongoing.

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