Woman found with life-threatening injuries in Mattapan

Woman found with life-threatening injuries in Mattapan

Updated: 12:16 PM EST Dec 31, 2020


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SERA CONGI JOINS US LIVE SERA, WHAT HAVE YOU LEARNED. SERA: THIS IS A MYSTERY WITH A LOT OF UNANSWERED QUESTIONS. TAKE A LOOK BEHIND ME, YOU CAN SEE THE CHARRED MARKS ON THE SIDEWALK, WHERE A FIRE TOOK PLACE. THIS HAPPENED AROUND 3:30 THIS MORNING ON EDGWATER DRIVE NEAR MATTAKEESET STREET. POLICE INITIALLY GOT A CALL ABOUT AN OUTSIDE FIRE. WHEN FIRST RESPONDERS ARRIVED, BOSTON POLICE SAY THEY FOUND A VICTIM, A WOMAN WHO WAS TAKEN THE HOSPITAL WITH LIFE THREATENING INJURIES WE FOUND DISCARDED PACKAGING FOR A BURN SHEET, WHICH WOULD BE USED ON BURN WOUND INVESTIGATORS SPENT SEVERAL HOURS ON SCENE, PLACING A FEW EVIDENCE MARKERS ON THE GROUND. BOSTON POLICE SAY THE HOMICIDE UNIT IS INVESTIGATING. WE ARE STILL WAITING TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WHAT HAPPENED WE’VE TALKED TO A FEW PEOPLE IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD WHO SAY THEY WE SLEEPING AT THE TIME, UNAWARE OF WHAT HAPPE

Woman found with life-threatening injuries in Mattapan

Updated: 12:16 PM EST Dec 31, 2020

A woman was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being found by police in Mattapan. The situation began around 3:30 a.m. when police responded to a report of an outside fire on Edgwater Drive near Mattakeeset Street. They found the injured woman when they arrived.NewsCenter 5 found discarded packaging for a burn sheet, which would be used on burn wounds and saw that investigators spent several hours on scene, placing evidence markers on the ground.

A woman was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being found by police in Mattapan.

The situation began around 3:30 a.m. when police responded to a report of an outside fire on Edgwater Drive near Mattakeeset Street. They found the injured woman when they arrived.

NewsCenter 5 found discarded packaging for a burn sheet, which would be used on burn wounds and saw that investigators spent several hours on scene, placing evidence markers on the ground.

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