10 Round ShotSpotter Overnight on Magnolia Street

At approximately 22:42 hours Saturday night, Boston Police Officers assigned to District B-2 responded to 242 Magnolia Street, in Dorchester for a ShotSpotter activation. Officers located no victims or suspects in the immediate area on arrival and began to investigate.

A total of 10 rounds were reported by the ShotSpotter technology. Multiple spent shell casings were located in the area however no ballistic damage was located. District Detectives were called in to photograph and process evidence. At this time further information is available and there is no public suspect information. As always, 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).