2 dead, 2 injured in multiple shootings across Boston

MATTAPAN, Mass. — Authorities said that two people were killed and two others were injured in several shootings across Boston on Sunday night.

Police first responded to a report of a shooting on Wildwood Street in Mattapan around 8:30 p.m. Boston Police Commisoner Michael Cox said officers found two men suffering from gunshot wounds.

Both men were taken to a local hospital. One man died due to his injuries and the other is in critical condition.

Police also revealed two other gunshot victims were transported to local hospitals. One of those victims died.

Police say the deceased victim walked into a local hospital. Although officers aren’t aware of where that shooting occurred they believe it isn’t connected to the shooting in Mattapan.

The fourth victim was shot at a separate, unconnected scene on Kingston Street near Chinatown.

During the press conference, Boston Police officials asked the public to contact homicide detectives at 617-343-4470 or leave an anonymous tip at 1-800-494-TIPS if they had any information to help investigators.

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