Wednesday, June 8, 2016
One Person Killed in Shooting Near High School in Boston
One person was killed and three others were injured in a shooting near a high school in the Dorchester neighborhood on Wednesday afternoon, the Boston Police Department said.
The Boston police commissioner, William Evans, said that the person who was killed was a 17-year-old student of Jeremiah E. Burke High School.
Myeshia Henderson, a spokeswoman for the department, said that two other people, both in their late teens, had suffered injuries that were not life-threatening. A woman in her 60s was treated for a graze wound at the scene, Ms. Henderson said.