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Nonfatal shootings in Boston jump by nearly 20%

Nonfatal shootings in Boston jump by nearly 20%

BOSTON JULY 5: A Boston Police officer secures the scene around the scene of another shooting, Friday morning, July 5, 2019, on Ridgewood Street in the Dorchester section of Boston. This shooting came in just after 2 A.M., a shooting earlier left three wounded at a park in Roxbury and several non-life-threatening shootings were being investigated all occurring during July 4th celebrations. Jim Michaud / MediaNews Group/Boston Herald) Mayor Martin Walsh and Boston police have been touting a drop in crime, but statistics show nonfatal shootings have jumped nearly 20 percent with the July Fourth holiday weekend alone seeing […]

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