DORCHESTER — A woman is dead and teenager is injured in what police are calling a targeted shooting Saturday afternoon.
LISTEN: #Boston PD asks public for info after woman ~30 yrs old killed, teen/apparent target injured in #Dorchester shooting. @fox25news @ 6 pic.twitter.com/cqrLFn9aUa— Christine McCarthy (@ChristineMNews) October 29, 2016
The shooting happened near 152 Washington St. around 2:30 p.m. When police arrived, they found two people shot. One of the victims, a woman believed to be in her 30s, was taken to hospital and later died. The other victim, a boy in his teens, was treated for a non-life threatening injury.
Police said it appears the teenager was the target of the shooting, not the woman.
2 shot on Washington St., #Dorchester. Awaiting info from BPD. @fox25news pic.twitter.com/gqoNtqQyFu— Christine McCarthy (@ChristineMNews) October 29, 2016
Police are not sure if the woman and teenager knew each other.
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