Shots Fired Early Morning in Dorchester

Saturday morning, around 03:00 hours, Boston Police Officers assigned to District C-11 responded to calls for shots fired in the area of Colonial Ave and New England Ave, in Dorchester.

Officers arrived on scene and after finding no victims or suspects in the area, began to search for ballistics. Approximately 11 rounds were said to be fired, after multiple spent shell casings were recovered. District detectives as well as the K-9 unit responded and processed the ballistic evidence.

No arrests have been made and no suspect information has been released. 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).