Woman shot in ankle, hospitalized

August 5, 2018

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts woman has been shot in the ankle.

Police responded to reports of a shooting shortly before 11 p.m. on Saturday in the Boston neighborhood of Brighton.

Police say the woman, who has not yet been identified, suffered an injury that is not considered to be life-threatening.

Boston police continue to investigate the shooting. There is no information on whether it was self-inflicted or if foul play is suspected.

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