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Police Investigate Overnight Shooting

For Immediate Release: 1/25/2022 10:27 am

On Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at approximately 2:09 AM Worcester police were dispatched to the area of 6 Forestdale Road for a report of several gunshots and one victim. Multiple units responded to the scene. Upon arrival, officers located a gunshot victim in the driver’s seat of a parked vehicle. The victim was identified as a 34-year-old male of Worcester. Officers rendered aid to the victim until Worcester EMS arrived on scene. He was rushed to a local hospital. His injuries are considered serious but are not expected to be life-threatening. A second passenger was in the vehicle but was not injured.

Detectives are working to determine the circumstances leading up to the shooting.
There is limited suspect (s) information at this time.

The 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.

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