Boston police are investigating a Wednesday morning shooting that sent one teenager to the hospital with multiple apparent gunshot wounds, where he later died, according to a police news release.
Officers responded to the incident around 11:56 a.m. near 6 Cameron St. in Dorchester after getting a call about gunshots being fired.
As they searched the scene, police reportedly recovered a gun and arrested a 17-year-old boy who was carrying a firearm.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at 617-343-4470, or anonymously submit a tip by either calling 1-800-494-TIPS or texting the word ‘TIP’ and a message to 27463.
#BPD Homicide Detectives are investigating a fatal shooting occurring earlier today at about 11:56pm in the area of 6 Cameron St in DOT. To help solve, call CrimeStoppers at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). Together we make our city safer. https://t.co/pjoJNjc0EZ pic.twitter.com/8GntpQanqj
— Boston Police Dept. (@bostonpolice) February 19, 2020