On Saturday, December 18, 2021 at around 20:55 hours, Boston Police officers from District E-18 responded to multiple 911 calls for shots fired in Hyde Park. The first, on Child Street for fifteen to twenty rounds discharged, closely followed by a similar amount of rounds indicated on Westminster Street.
Officers located numerous spent shell casings at both locations as well as extensive ballistic damage to homes and cars in the area. Detectives were called to both scenes, and processed evidence. No further information is available at this time.
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). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.