Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 11112016 – State Police Investigate Shooting On The Border of Milton And Mattapan
At 5:21 p.m. a 16 year old male was shot on the bike path behind the Ryan Playground off of 82 River Street in Mattapan. The victim was transported to Boston Medical Center for a gunshot wound and is expected to recover. The incident is being investigated by Troop H Detectives with the assistance of Suffolk County Detective Unit, Firearms Identification Section and Crime Scene Services. Because the shooting occurred on DCR property the Massachusetts State Police are responsible for crimes occurring at the location. No arrests have been made at this time. The investigation is ongoing.