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Police seek gunman in fatal shooting in Dorchester

Part of the neighborhood shut down as police search for clues.

Poilce searching for clues after a man was fatally shot Monday in Dorchester.

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Police are hunting for a shooter after a man in his 20s was gunned down Monday inDorchester

Police said they received a call just before 3 p.m. of a shooting at 49 Bullard Street.

Police have not yet identified the victim.

"We're investigating, canvassing neighborhood, checking for video," an officer told reporters during an afternoon news conference.


Part of the neighborhood was shut down to the public into the evening as police continued to serach for clues, WCVB reported.

Police are asking anyone with information of the shooting to call Boston Police at 617-343-4470.