Two people shot in Roxbury

Two people were shot Tuesday evening in Roxbury, officials said.

The shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. on Circuit Street, Boston Police Officer Kim Tavares said. The victims were taken to a local hospital, she said. She said she was unsure of the extent of their injuries.

This is a developing story that will be updated as information becomes available.

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