Man Injured Overnight After Fleeing Shooting in Dorchester

On Saturday morning, at approximately 00:45 hours, Boston Police Officers from District B-3, responded to the area of Wollaston Terrace for a 911 call for shots fired. The 911 caller stated that someone had been shooting at him.

Officers responded and located the caller who told him that as soon as he had parked and exited his vehicle an unknown subject began to shoot at him. As the victim ran he tripped and fell injuring himself in the process.

Boston EMS responded to the scene to evaluate the victim, it is unknown if he was hospitalized. Officers proceeded to canvas the area, locating numerous spent shell casings. District Detectives from B-3 responded to the scene where they could be seen photographing and collecting the evidence of the shooting.

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.