From BPD News:

Investigation Update: At about 9:27pm on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, Officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a ShotSpotter Activation, as well as a call for Shots Fired in the area of 81 Kingsdale Street in Dorchester. BPD Operations then notified responding officers of a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Blue Hill Avenue and Talbot Avenue, Dorchester. Upon arrival at the scene of the motor vehicle accident, officers located a male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.

On Sunday, October 18, 2020, Boston Police Homicide Detectives were notified that the victim, Isaiah Pires Andres, 18 years old from Randolph, had succumbed to his injuries, and was pronounced deceased.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident and is asking anyone with information relative to this investigation to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.

To those who find themselves in need of emotional support or simply needing to talk to someone about distressing events in our community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting

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