Teen Shot in Chest on Monument Street Last Night

Late night Friday, March 25, 2022, at approximately 23:30 hours, Boston Police responded along with Boston EMS to Monument Street in Charlestown for reports of a person shot.

The victim was quickly located, and appeared to be suffering from a gunshot wound to the left chest. The victim, who has only been identified by Police as a juvenile, was rapid transported by Boston EMS to an area hospital, and the condition of the patient is unknown at this time.

Detectives arrived to the crime scene, and processed the evidence. This investigation remains active and ongoing.

Community members wishing to assist in this, or any, 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). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.