• Overnight shooting in Dorchester leaves 1 man dead


    BOSTON - A death investigation is underway after an overnight shooting left one man dead. 

    Boston Police were called to the area of 6 Michigan Avenue in Dorchester just after 1:15 a.m. Sunday for shots fired. There, officers found 23-year-old Joshua Hines, of Mattapan, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

    Hines was taken to the hospital where he later died.  

    Police are investigating the incident. 

    Anyone with information should contact the Boston Police Department at (617) 343-4470 or its anonymous tip line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS.

    1 dead in early morning shooting in Dorchester

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