1 injured in South Boston shooting

BOSTON — Police are investigating a shooting in South Boston that left one person injured.

The shooting took place around midnight Thursday on Patterson Way in the Old Colony Projects on the South Boston/Dorchester line.

Police searched the area for hours with K9s, and several evidence markers were seen on the street. That area was closed while the investigation was taking place, but it has since reopened.

Information about the victim was not immediately available.