At approximately 00:45 hours Friday, Boston Police Officers assigned to District B-2 and C-11 responded to 7 Stoughton Street near Columbia Road in Dorchester for calls for shots fired.
Upon first response the calls were updated to a person shot. Boston EMS immediately made their way to the scene and transported the victim to a local area hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
Detectives were called to process the scene and ballistic evidence. No arrests have been made and the investigation is still ongoing. Community members wishing to assist can do so by anonymously by contacting the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).