Worcester Teen Dies After Early Morning Shooting

 by Tom MarinoJanuary 15, 2022

WORCESTER - Police responded to the parking lot of Big Y on Mayfield Street around 2:45 AM on January 15 in response to a report of a gunshot victim.

Officer arrived at the scene to find a 17-year-old female with gunshot injuries. Officers provided medical attention until EMS transported the teen to a local hospital.

At the hospital, medical personnel declared the teen dead at 3:23 AM.

The Worcester Police Department says the incident does not appear to be a random occurrence.

The Worcester Police Detectives Bureau asks anyone with information about the incident to contact police in one of the following ways:

  • Call the Worcester Police Detectives Bureau at (508) 799-8651
  • Send an anonymous text to 274637 TIPWPD + your message
  • Send an anonymous web based message here

Update, January 18, 2022: A fundraiser is open to support the family of the teen victim.

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