Mass Ave Stabbings, 04/21/2020

In the early evening of April 21st, 2020 Boston EMS with Boston Police Officers responded to multiple stabbing in the Roxbury Mass Ave Corridor with one near Washington Street and another near Shirley Street.

Boston Police did have two subjects in custody following the Washington Street incident. That victim was transported to a local area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The second victim found right outside of WM Eustis Playground, and was transported with a non-life-threatening stab wound to the buttocks to a local area hospital. Suspects were seen fleeing towards Blue Hill Ave and are still being sought.

As always, Boston Police ask that if any members of the community have information in relation to either of these cases to reach out to the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or to text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).

Shortly after 02:45 hours another stabbing victim walked into the BMC Center ER. He stated he had been stabbed somewhere in the area of the South Hampton Street Shelter. This is the third stabbing of the night.