Boston Police Investigate Person Shot in Dorchester


At about 8:10pm, on Monday, October 7, 2013, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 53 Corona Street.

On arrival, officers observed an 18 year old male, in the street, suffering from what appeared to be gun shot wounds. The victim in serious condition was transported to Boston Medical Center.

 The Boston Police Department is actively investigating facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call District C-11 (Dorchester) detectives at 617-343-4335.

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 β€˜TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those wishing to remain anonymous.