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    Suspect Arrested in Nonfatal Boston Shooting
    NBC 7
    Yellow caution tape surrounds the scene of the incident.

    A man has been arrested in connection with a nonfatal shooting in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood.

    According to police, they received a call for a person shot in the area of 56 Julian Street in Roxbury at about 2:15 p.m. Wednesday.

    When officers arrived, they saw a male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

    The victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said. The victim has since been upgraded to critical condition.

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    Homicide detectives investigating the scene arrested Cezar Mendes, 20, of Boston.

    Mendes is expected to be arraigned in Roxbury District Court for assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon.

    The investigation is active and ongoing.

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