Boston Police Detectives Seeking Information from the Public on a Large Fight in the Area of 73 Milton Avenue in Dorchester


At about 11:35 PM on Saturday, July 14, 2018, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a fight in the area of 73 Milton Avenue in Dorchester.

Upon arrival, officers observed a large crowd of approximately 30 or more people who appeared to be in their late teens gathered in front of the above address. In the crowd, officers observed an unresponsive male victim suffering from life-threatening injuries and requested EMS. The victim was transported to Boston Medical Center for further treatment.

Boston Police detectives are seeking assistance from individuals who were in the area of 73 Milton Avenue at the time of this incident. Specifically, detectives are seeking to obtain any witness photos or cell phone video taken before, during and/or after the altercation that led to the victim’s injuries. Anyone with images or videos are asked to email them directly to Sergeant Detective Marc Sullivan at

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 help this investigation in an anonymous manner.