By Tiffany Williams –

On Friday morning just just after 2:20 a.m. a police officer with the Boston Police Department, was shot in the area of Grand Street in Roxbury.

The officer was shot at multiple times and was taken to Boston Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect in this shooting incident has been identified as Kasim Kahrim, 36-years-old, of Boston and was pronounced deceased on scene.

The Boston Police Department and the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office are still investigating this shooting incident and anyone with information is encouraged to call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).