For Immediate Release: 12/4/2017 1:16 pm
Worcester, MA (December 4, 2017) - On December 1st at about 11:05 PM, Worcester police officers were dispatched to the area of 27 Tirrell St for a report of gunshots. Upon arrival, officers located a twenty-seven-year-old male victim, who had a gunshot wound to his right leg. An ambulance responded and took the male to the hospital. His injuries are not considered life-threatening.
After speaking with witnesses, officers determined that there was an argument between acquaintances on the street, and the argument escalated into gunfire.
This investigation is ongoing. If anyone has information about this incident they can send an anonymous text to 274637 TIPWPD + your message or send an anonymous web based message at worcesterma.gov/police. Calls can also be made to the Worcester Police Detective Bureau at (508) 799-8651.