Shooting Victim Succumbs to Injuries

November 18, 2014
By
Ryan Morrissey

Ryan Morrissey

A teenager shot in Charlestown last week has succumbed to his injuries, officials said.

At around 9:40 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 5, officers responded to the area of 274 Main St. for a report of a person shot. On arrival, police located the now-deceased 17-year-old victim, identified as Ryan Morrissey, and another 19-year-old male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Both victims were rushed to Massachusetts General Hospital, and the 19-year-old is expected to recover, officials said.

            The Boston Police Homicide Unit continues to actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call Boston Police Homicide Detectives directly at 617-343-4470.