BOSTON (CBS) — Boston Police are investigating road rage as a possible motive for a shooting in Dorchester Friday afternoon.
One man was taken to Boston Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries after he was shot on Southern Avenue near Washington Street around 3 p.m.READ MORE: Wife Of New Bedford Police Sergeant Who Died From COVID-19 Fights For Benefits
According to police, the man was driving when he was shot by someone walking on the street.
“I saw the guy standing in the middle of the street, blood running down his shirt,” Ayisha Eddins told WBZ. She witnessed the shooting. “I’m just glad the man survived.”READ MORE: Firework Thrown From Car Sparks Fire In Franklin; Police Search For Driver
Three bullets holes could be seen on one parked car alone and a store window was shattered down the street.
The shooting is concerning for those that live and work in the neighborhood. Charles Daniels works at Fathers Uplift Inc. nearby. “One of our coaches said ‘well, we have to get away from the window. Someone is shooting outside.'”
He added, “That bullet could have hit anyone’s child. It could have hit anyone.”MORE NEWS: Are COVID Tests Accurate For Variants? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Questions
No arrests have been made.