Officer-involved shooting in Ashland
ASHLAND, Mass. (WHDH) -- 7News Sky7 was over a large, sealed-off crime scene in Ashland. One person was shot and killed in what was said to be a police officer involved shooting.
The incident happened at what appeared to be a house at the intersection of Route 135 and Metropolitan Avenue.
People familiar with this area know that’s along the marathon route in Ashland.
Acting Police Chief Dougherty told 7News that one person was killed at the scene, 13 Metropolitan Avenue. Sources said it was a police involved shooting.
The police chief said only that he would update the public at 1 p.m. He remains on the scene in Ashland.
State police as well as Ashland Police were on the scene and the Middlesex County District Attorney’s office arrived on scene at around 12:30.