One female was shot on Tuesday afternoon in Jackson Square and transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Boston Police responded to a report of a female victim shot around 3:11 pm at 265 Centre St., according to BPD Media Relations Officer David Estrada. The Mildred Hailey Apartments are located at 265 Centre St.
Boston Police closed the streets nearby as detectives investigated the shooting. The MBTA also stopped running buses from Jackson Square, and were diverting bus riders to other stations.
#BPDTrafficAdvisory Columbus Avenue and Centre Street closed until further notice due to ongoing investigation. Please seek alternate route.
— Boston Police Dept. (@bostonpolice) November 13, 2018
District 6 City Councilor Matt O'Malley was on scene after the shooting.
On scene in the Jackson Square area of #JP where a woman was shot earlier this afternoon. Spoke with @bostonpolice who said that the victim is stable but in critical condition. It remains a very active investigation and BPD are pursuing several leads.
— Matt O'Malley (@MattOMalley) November 14, 2018