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WPD Detectives Investigate Crompton Park Shooting

For Immediate Release: 5/8/2021 12:46 pm

On May 7th 2021 at about 7:45 PM, Worcester Police Officers were dispatched to the area of Crompton Park for a report of a ShotSpotter activation. Upon arrival, officers located a sixteen-year-old gunshot victim near the playground area. Officers rendered medical aid and the male was transported to the hospital by paramedics with non-life-threatening injuries. The Detective Bureau and Crime Scene Unit arrived and began the investigation.

This investigation is ongoing. If you have information about this incident, please 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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