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BREAKING: Two Massachusetts Officers Shot Multiple Times

Braintree, MA – Two Massachusetts police officers were shot multiple times on Friday afternoon in Braintree.

The incident occurred just after 1 p.m. on June 4 near the Braintree Village apartments off Commercial Street and McCusker Drive, WCVB reported.

One wounded officer was transported to South Shore Hospital, the Boston Herald reported.

The other wounded officer was taken to Boston Medical Center, WCVB reported.

No information has been released about the wounded heroes’ conditions, or what may have led up to the officer-involved shootings.

WCVB reported that the suspect was also shot but no information about their medical condition has been released.

Officials have not confirmed which department either of the wounded officers was from but WFXT reported that sources said a Braintree Police Department K9 handler was shot and his K9 partner was killed during the exchange.

Sources said the other officer who was wounded recently transferred to the Braintree police from another police department on the South Shore.

Neighbors reported hearing multiple gunshots in rapid succession, according to WCVB.

Multiple law enforcement agencies have responded to the scene to assist.

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Sandy Malone

Managing Editor - Twitter/@SandyMalone_ - Prior to joining The Police Tribune, Sandy wrote the Politics.Net column for the Wall Street Journal and was managing editor of Campaigns & Elections magazine. More recently, she was an internationally-syndicated columnist for Conde Nast (BRIDES), The Huffington Post, and Monsters and Critics. Sandy is married to a retired police captain and former SWAT commander.

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