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2 Boston Officers Shot, Suspect Dead In Daylight Gun Battle

August 07, 2013  | 

Two plainclothes Boston Police officers were injured when a suspect opened fire on the streets of Dorchester Wednesday afternoon.

The officers, members of the Drug Control Unit, suffered gunshot wounds to the legs during the gun battle at 1:45 p.m. near Dorchester Avenue and Shepton Street. Officers returned fire, killing the suspect.

Officers were looking for a second person of interest in the shooting, reports CBS Boston.


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