Overnight Shooting in Roxbury Sparks Police Response

One man was seriously hurt, but is expected to survive

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Police officers responded overnight to a shooting in the Roxbury neighborhood of Boston that left one man hurt, authorities have confirmed.

The Boston Police Department responded to a call for the shooting on Weaver Way just before midnight Thursday, an agency spokesperson told NBC10 Boston.

Officers found a man with serious injuries from a gunshot wound, although his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. An NBC10 Boston crew on scene saw an area there taped off and police investigating following the gunfire breaking out.

That investigation into the shooting is still underway. Additional information has not yet been released.

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