1 Killed, 1 Injured in Double Shooting in Boston's Dorchester Neighborhood

A second victim was taken to a local hospital; the extent of his injuries was unclear

An investigation is underway after one man was killed and another injured in a double shooting overnight in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood.

Emergency responders received a call of a shooting just after 11 p.m. Sunday and responded to the area of 169 Columbia Road. There, they found a man who they said was "not viable" and another who was wounded.

The injured man was taken to a local hospital. The extent of his injuries was not immediately clear.

No arrests have been made in connection to the deadly shooting. Authorities have not released the names of the victims. Details on what led up to the shooting were unclear.

A detailed description of the gunman was not immediately available. The shooting remains under investigation.

Contact Us