Police identify woman killed in Dorchester double shooting

BOSTON — Two people were shot in Dorchester Saturday night. The shooting resulted in a female victim dead with another person hospitalized, authorities say.

The shooting occurred on Westview Street around 9 p.m. Police say the male victim is in stable condition.

The woman has been identified as Tayne Perkins, 31, of Canton.

BPD also confirmed they are still investigating the incident.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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