For Immediate Release: 7/23/2017 11:16 pm
Worcester, MA (July 23, 2017) – On Sunday July 23rd at about 7:12 PM, police were dispatched to the area of Great Brook Valley Ave for a report of a male outside with a gunshot wound to the chest. Upon arrival, responding officers saw a large group surrounding the victim, who was lying in the roadway. The victim was a twenty-five-year-old Worcester man who was bleeding heavily from the chest from an apparent gunshot wound.
Officers on scene rendered first aid until the ambulance arrived. The male was transported to the hospital and is currently being treated. Detectives are in the early stages of their investigation.
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.