BB Gun Attack In Dorchester Leaves Victims Shaken and Bloody

Friday August 20th at approximately 03:00 hours, Officers from area B-3 were flagged down by a man and woman walking in the area of Old Road in Dorchester. According to the pair, a car pulled up and showered them with metal bb/pellets in rapid succession.

The incident shattered the glass of the MBTA bus stop nearby. The woman had multiple entry wounds, and was described by witnesses as “very shaken up.” Boston EMS arrived and provided treatment on scene, though neither victim was transported to the hospital. This investigation is ongoing.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).