At about 3:34 PM, Friday, November 15, 2013 officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for Shots Fired in the area of 400 Dudley St., Roxbury.
Upon arrival officers spoke to detail officer on scene, at the intersection of Dudley and Hamden Streets who stated he heard approximately two to three gun shots in the immediate area. The officer further reported he observed a female run up the church stairs, at the intersection of Dudley and Dunmore Streets and attend to a male who was limping.
The officer also observed a male suspect get into the rear passenger seat of a Honda on Dunmore Street. Believing this to be the suspect in the apparent shooting, the detail officer relayed the description to a police dispatcher while he pursued the vehicle with lights and sirens.
After an extensive pursuit through heavy traffic, the officer observed the gray vehicle pull over at the intersection of George Street and Jarvis Place. Officers approached the rear passenger side of the vehicle and ordered the male suspect, out of the vehicle and to the ground. Officers also ordered two additional males from the vehicle and on to the ground.
The male victim 19, of Dorchester was shot in the lower leg and transported to Boston Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
During a search officers recovered a Taurus Revolver 38 special, on the ground in the community garden park; located at the intersection of Magazine and Eustis Streets, a short distance away from where the initial gunshots were heard.
Arrested was Kennedy Andrade Miranda, 22, Kevin Depina, 22, and Rudy Barros, 25, all of Dorchester are charged with Assault and Battery by Means of a Dangerous Weapon Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Discharged a Firearm within 500 feet of a Dwelling and Carrying a loaded firearm on a public way.
The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call District B-2 Detectives at 617-343-4275.
Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling CrimeStoppers at 1-(800) 494-TIPS (8477) or by texting the word “TIP” to Crime (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those wishing to remain anonymous.