Investigation Underway After Car Shot up on Erie Street in Dorchester

On Tuesday night, August 4th, at approximately 21:15 hours, Boston Police from district B-3 responded to a Shotspotter activation on Erie Street in Dorchester.

Once BPD arrived they discovered a car with the rear window shot up. Officers secured the area and detectives then were called to the scene.

Police searched the vehicle before the car was soon towed away for evidence and the suspects were seen fleeing in a pick up truck.

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.