At approximately 17:00 hours yesterday Boston Police Officers assigned to District A-7, East Boston, responded to multiple 911 calls for shots fired in the area of 80 Orleans Street. Witnesses described seeing an adult male in an ally fire several rounds either at a nearby building or in the air and then proceed to flee the area.
BPD detectives were called to the scene and evidence, including a firearms box were seen. At this time BPD is continuing to investigate this incident. Any community member wish assist can do so anonymously by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or to text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).