Boston Shooting Victim's Injuries Downgraded to Non-Life Threatening - NECN

Boston Shooting Victim's Injuries Downgraded to Non-Life Threatening

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    Boston Shooting Sends 1 to Hospital With Injuries

    Authorities say a shooting in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood Saturday evening sent a man to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. (Published Saturday, May 11, 2019)

    Authorities say one person has been shot in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood.

    According to Boston police, they received a call for a reported person shot in the area of 1 Fairland Street around 7:15 p.m. Saturday.

    The victim, an adult male, was transported to a Boston hospital with life-threatening injuries. His injuries have since been downgraded to non-life-threatening, officials said. 

    Police spent hours at the scene of the shooting, canvasing the area with flashlights and using a K-9 unit to search the neighborhood.

    Death Toll, Damages Climb From Typhoon Hagibis

    [NATL] Death Toll, Damages Climb From Typhoon Hagibis

    The death toll from Typhoon Hagibis climbed to 53 on Tuesday, days after it tore through Japan and left hundreds of thousands of homes wrecked, flooded or out of power. Hagibis caused more than 200 rivers to overflow when it hit the island nation on Saturday.

    (Published Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019)

    Neighbors say they heard two shots and then the swarm of police.

    No arrests have been made at this time.

    The investigation is ongoing.

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