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3 People Killed In Separate Boston Shootings

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May 4 Update: The second shooting victim at Warren Street has died.

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BOSTON — Boston Police say one person is dead and another wounded in a shooting in Roxbury Friday afternoon.

The shooting happened just after 1:30 p.m. in a drugstore parking lot on Warren Street.

Police have not yet released details about the victims, and no arrests have been made.

The Boston Herald reports police are searching for two suspects in the shooting.

Boston Police are also investigating a fatal shooting early Friday morning in an apartment at 41 Prentiss St. in Roxbury.

A man was killed and a woman was wounded in that incident. The victims have not been identified.

Boston Police did not say if they believe Friday's two fatal shootings are related.

Boston Police are encouraging anyone with information on the shootings to call the Homicide Unit at 617-343-4470. Individuals who want to provide anonymous information can contact the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS or text the word “tip” to CRIME (27463).

This article was originally published on May 03, 2013.

This program aired on May 3, 2013. The audio for this program is not available.

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