According to reports Long time MLB star David Ortiz “Big Papi” was shot in the leg tonight in the Dominican Republic.
Per the report, Ortiz was shot in a burglary at an amusement center in Santo Domingo, and transported to a local hospital.
“They called me to tell me that David is injured and that they took him to a medical center, but they did not tell me how he is or exactly where he was transferred,” Ortiz’s father, Leo.
“At the moment, everything is confusing. I’m trying to find out where they took my son.”
Here is the video of people who saw the shooting kicking the shooter in the head:
BREAKING: David Ortiz is stable but B+ blood is URGENTLY needed at “CEDIMAT” so if you’re in the Dominican Republic PLEASE HELP OUT!— Boston Strong (@BostonStrong_34) June 10, 2019
Here’s the report by Santiago Matias on Instagram who apparently was at the bar with Big Papi and Jhoel Lopez who was shot too. pic.twitter.com/PXa0mjBEuH— Boston Strong (@BostonStrong_34) June 10, 2019