Shooting near Roxbury school under investigation
Investigators are currently looking for a suspect who escaped on a bicycle.
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Police are currently investigating a shooting that took place shortly after noon on Monday outside John D. O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science.
“Around 12:15 we had reports of someone shot here,” Commissioner Evans told reporters at the scene. “On our arrival the officers discovered a young 16-year-old shot in the leg.”
Evans added that the victim looked as though they would be fine.
The victim, whose identity has not been released, was taken to a nearby hospital while investigators continued their search for the suspect who escaped on a bicycle, The Boston Globe reports.