By Tiffany Williams –

Worcester Police have confirmed that the victim in a Tuesday night shooting on Gage Street, was pronounced deceased at the hospital.

About 10:25 PM Tuesday night police responded to the area of 39 Gage Street for a report of a shooting.

Upon arrival officers located an 18-year-old male laying in the street and who had been shot.

The male taken to an area hospital where police say that he was pronounced deceased.

The investigation of the shooting incident is ongoing and anyone with information can send an anonymous text to 274637 TIPWPD + your message or send an anonymous web based message at worcesterma.gov/police. Calls can also be made to the Worcester Police Detective Bureau at (508) 799-8651.