Person shot on Boston Common; 2 people in custody

Credit Jim Mahoney          Boston Police investigate an area of the Boston Common near the Bandstand where a shooting occurred

Credit Jim Mahoney Boston Police investigate an area of the Boston Common near the Bandstand where a shooting occurred

Boston police confirmed that one man was shot and has life threatening injuries near 139 Tremont St. Police said two suspects were in custody.

Boston Emergency Medical Services said the shooting victim was found by the grandstand at the Boston Common.

Boston police say the shooting doesn't appear to be random and an argument appears to have triggered it. The two injured were believed to have suffered non-life threatening injuries to their lower bodies. A photo from inside Arlington station shows officers on the tracks during their search for a suspect.

Emerson College did advise its students on campus to go to the nearest room, lock the doors and silence their phones.

The shooting happened just before 7 p.m. Tuesday on the Common.

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