The shooting happened at Harvard and Daniels streets at around 2:20 a.m.
An early morning shooting on New Year's Day sent one victim to the hospital, according to Malden police. The shooting took place at Harvard and Daniels streets at approximately 2:20 a.m., and the victim was transported to Massachusetts General Hospital, police confirmed. On Twitter, @NEFirebuff, who monitors emergency responder scanner transmissions, reported the victim was in critical condition and the suspect fled the scene on foot. As of 9:30 a.m. an officer with the Malden Police Department was unable to confirm the victim's current status, and Malden Patch was seeking more information from detectives working the case. We will provide updates when they become available.
The District Attorney's Office announced the police-involved shooting near 500 Broadway last March was legally justified Thursday.
The State Attorney General's office has determined three separate officers were "in imminent danger of being shot" and another nearly run over during a police-involved shooting near 500 Broadway last March, and have now ruled the shooting justified, the office announced Thursday. The investigation included interviews with multiple witnesses and officers at the scene, as well as ballistics analysis, review of surveillance video evidence, analysis of radio transmissions, police reports and other witness statements. The narrative (according to the Attorney General's report): According to the report, Suspects William Ekasala and Michael Ginnetti allegedly robbed the Saugus Bank on the Fellsway in Saugus while wearing masks, body armor and …