At about 4:10pm, Saturday, January 12, 2008, officers from Area C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 1443 Dorchester Avenue. On arrival, officers located a 20 year-old black male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was immediately transported to the Boston Medical Center where he is being treated for life-threatening injuries.The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Area C-11 detectives at (617) 343-4335.
Community members who wish to remain anonymous should either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS (8477) or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently protect the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.