David Ortiz Expected to Make Full Recovery After Being Shot

June 10, 2019

(WEEI) - As was first reported by Dominican Republic television station CDN, former Red Sox star David Ortiz was shot Sunday night in Santo Domingo and was taken to a nearby hospital. Reports out of the Dominican state Ortiz was shot in the lower back. The incident was originally thought to be a burglary attempt, but later would be classified by police as a calculated attack. Ortiz is reportedly in stable conditiion with his father passing along that a full recovery is expected.

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