Yesterday evening at approximately 19:15 hours, Boston Police Officers from District E-13 responded to 3114 Washington Street in Egleston Square after receiving a 911 call for shots fired. The 911 caller reported hearing approximately 3 shots coming from the basement of the VIP Barber Shop as well as numerous people fleeing from the area.
When Officers arrived on scene they were given entry to the building and while checking for victims located a large illegal gaming operation in the basement of the establishment. Detectives were called to the scene as well as Boston Fire and Inspectional Services for numerous code and safety violations. At this time no word on any charges or further information available.