BPD Community Alert: The Boston Police Department Continues to Seek the Public’s Help with Ongoing Investigation into Fourth of July Shooting in Dorchester


BPD Community Alert: The Boston Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance as District B-2 detectives continue to investigate a non-fatal shooting which occurred at about 10:58 PM on Friday, July 4, 2019, at Mary Hannon Park in Dorchester. During the incident, an 8-year-old girl and an adult male victim both sustained injuries. No arrests have been made.

The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information or may have captured the incident on video is strongly urged to contact District B-2 detectives at (617) 343-4275.

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 those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.