At about 2:30 AM on Saturday, May 27, 2017, the Boston Police responded to a report of a person shot at 66 Hudson Street, located two streets east of the Tufts University Health Science campus. The victim, who is non-Tufts affiliated, was injured and transported to a local healthcare facility for treatment. The subject fled in an unknown direction. A search of the area was conducted by Tufts University and the Boston Police with negative results. At this point, no suspect description is available. The Boston Police are actively investigating this incident.
While victims of crime are never to blame for criminal activity, there are some precautions that can be taken:
Anyone with information related to these incidents is asked to call Boston Police detectives directly at (617) 343-4248. Community members wanting to assist in the investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800)494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463) or you can contact the Tufts Police at 617-636-6610 from off-campus or a cell phone. From a Health Sciences or Medford/Somerville campus phone, dial X-66610.