3 shot in Roxbury, 1 adult male dead

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BOSTON – One adult male was killed and two others Wednesday night when shots were fired near the intersection of Parker Street and Tremont Street in Roxbury.

The shooting happened around 8 p.m., and according to the Boston Police Department all three victims are adult males in their teens.

Boston 25 News reporter Jacob Long spoke to a pizza delivery driver working near the scene who said he heard a hail of gunfire and saw people running in the area.

Just before the shooting, police were called to the Tobin Community Center for some sort of altercation. While they were there, they heard the gunshots a short distance away and found the three people who had been shot.

One of the surviving victims is said to be in critical condition, the other in serious condition.

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