• Boston police investigate shooting in Roslindale


    BOSTON - An investigation is underway after a shooting was reported in Roslindale, Boston police say.

    The incident was reported on Washington Street around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday.

    The street was closed for a period of time while police investigated, but it has since reopened.

    According to initial reports, a person was shot in the chest and received serious injuries. The victim was taken to Brigham & Women’s Hospital and is receiving treatment.

    Police said they are checking to see if any homes or businesses in the area equipped with surveillance cameras were able to capture the incident on video.

    No other information was released.

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