Man shot in Cambridge, police seeking suspect

Asking for public’s help

Dorchester Banner
Posted 7/20/21

CAMBRIDGE — On July 19 around 10:25 p.m., Cambridge Police received a call to respond to the Emergency Room at UMSMC at Dorchester in reference to a male subject who had arrived by vehicle with …

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Man shot in Cambridge, police seeking suspect

Asking for public’s help

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CAMBRIDGE — On July 19 around 10:25 p.m., Cambridge Police received a call to respond to the Emergency Room at UMSMC at Dorchester in reference to a male subject who had arrived by vehicle with two gunshot wounds, one to the right ankle and the other to the left leg. Officers met with the 28-year-old male victim who advised that he was walking in the Pine Street and Cross Street area when he heard gunshots.

The victim said he begin to run until he realizied that he had been shot. He said he called someone to pick him up and take him to the hospital.

The victim would not say who drove him to the hospital, a statement from the Cambridge Police Department said on July 20. The victim was later transferred to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma for further treatment of his injuries.

Officers were able to locate a crime scene at the intersection of Pine Street and Cross Street, where a dozen shell casings were recovered. Suspects currently are unknown as detectives continue to gather evidence and nearby surveillance footage.

There were no calls for shots being fired in that area nor have any witnesses come forward yet, the statement said. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cambridge Police Department at 410-228-3333 or 410-228-3784. You can remain anonymous.