Police Investigate Shooting on Falcon St.

October 30, 2013
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Boston Police from East Boston’s District A-7 station are still investigating an early evening shooting that took place last Tuesday and are looking for the public’s help. The circumstances of the shooting are unusual as the victim was found in a completely different part of the neighborhood from where he claims the shooting occurred.

On Tuesday at 8 p.m. officers responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 256 Webster Street.

On arrival, officers found a male victim inside suffering from what appeared to be gun shot wounds. The victim told officers he was shot while walking in the area of Falcon Street. The victim suffering from non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Mass General Hospital.

Detectives from District A-7 are actively investigating the facts and circumstance of this incident and ask anyone with information to please contact them at (617) 343-4234.

Community members wishing to aid this investigation anonymously can either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME. It’s important to note, the Boston Police Department is only interested in what you know, not who you are.

  • EagleHill

    I haven’t heard anything about the connection to the power outage on Eagle Hill. At the exact reported time of the shooting power went out on Eagle Hill for 5 minutes. I was told there were reports of a flaming utility pole at the same time on Falcon Street. Is this connected to the shooting? Is it possible this guy was climbing the utility pole and got electrocuted and made up the shooting story? This is really weird and I’d really like more info.

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