Transit Police Investigate Stabbing on the Free #23 In Roxbury

On June 26th at around 12:45 a.m., Transit Police, Boston EMS and Boston Police all responded to the area of 655 Warren Street in Roxbury after they received at least one 911 call for a stabbing on a bus.

The stabbing occurred on MBTA bus #23, which has seen an increase in crime after being made free by Boston City Hall this past year according to TPD sources. When police arrived on the scene and secured the area, putting up crime scene tape and gathering witnesses.

After a brief search of the area they located one of the victims, with a stab wound to the hand. Allegedly he left the area trying to chase after the suspect and stop him for police. The victim was transported to the hospital to receive treatment for their injuries.

Currently, no arrests have been made. If you have any information of the nature of this crime call CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).