Boy, 15, among 3 killed, 8 shot across Boston overnight


BOSTON (WPRI) — Eight people have been shot and three have died in separate shootings across the Boston Metro Area overnight.

Just after midnight Thursday a man was shot and killed in Dorchester, then a man was shot and killed in Mattapan around 8 p.m.

Later that same night three people were shot in Roxbury at 10 p.m. including a 15-year-old boy who later died at the hospital.

The District Attorney’s Office says that’s the third homicide in just 24-hours.

Police have not announced any arrests.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download Mobile Apps from WPRI 12
DOWNLOAD APPS NOW: Apple App Store | Google Play Store

12 on 12 - Cold Case Cards: All In

More Cold Case Cards All In

Dan Yorke State of Mind: Dan's Daily Update

DYSOM 8/7/2020: Ricardo Pitts-Wiley

More Dan Yorke State of Mind

Don't Miss

Viewer Pa on
Live Cams on

The Border Report Tour

More Border Report Tour