Boston police investigate shootings of 5 victims
BOSTON—Boston police are investigating shootings that left a woman with life-threatening injuries and four others wounded.
Police who responded to reports of shootings in the Mattapan neighborhood shortly after midnight Monday found a 31-year-old woman who appeared to have been shot in her abdomen. Police say she was taken to Boston Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
Police say two other gunshot victims took themselves to Carney Hospital. A 23-year-old man appeared to have been shot in his right eye and a 27-year-old man was shot in his left arm.
Two other victims suffered minor injuries as they left the scene and were treated and released.
Police say the victims' conditions are not known. No identities were released.