For Immediate Release: 5/9/2021 4:43 pm
On May 8th 2021 at about 1:27 AM, a Worcester Police officer was observing the area of the Paku Lounge at 215 Chandler St when he heard shots fired. He called for assistance and other officers arrived. They observed a forty-four-year-old male gunshot victim on the ground. Officers rendered medical aid until the man was transported to the hospital by ambulance. The Detective Bureau and Crime Scene Unit arrived to continue the investigation. The victim was later pronounced deceased at the hospital.
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.