Man shot near Mission Hill, police investigating

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Police investigate the shooting scene on Smith Street near Mission Hill.
Credit: Nicolaus Czarnecki/Metro

Boston police are investigating the shooting of a man near Mission Hill on Monday afternoon.

Authorities received a call about shots being fired about 11:47 a.m. in the area of 17A Smith St.

A man was found with a gunshot wound and was taken for treatment in unknown condition, police said.

Officers and detectives responded to the area to search for a suspect. Crime scene investigators were also at the scene.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call 1-800-494-TIPS.

Follow Michael Naughton on Twitter @metrobosmike.



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