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Officers shoot man on Boston Common

Police worked the scene of a shooting at the Boston Common. Police Superintendent Bruce Holloway said the victim had an outstanding warrant, but he did not disclose details. Police worked the scene of a shooting at the Boston Common. Police Superintendent Bruce Holloway said the victim had an outstanding warrant, but he did not disclose details. (Wiqan Ang for The Boston Globe)
By James Vaznis and Sarah Gantz
Globe Correspondent / May 30, 2008

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While Boston Common bustled early yesterday evening with people walking their dogs, playing Frisbee, or relaxing on park benches, Boston police chased a man they believed had a gun across a portion of the green and then shot him near the park's visitor center. (Full article: 591 words)

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