Yikes: Shooting in Somerville ends with two in custody in Dot!

A hot pursuit starting with a shooting in Somerville ends in Dorchester with two people taken into custody by Massachusetts State Police on Savin Hill Ave on Wednesday.

State troopers spotted a 2017 Hyundai Sonata wanted in connection with an alleged shooting in Somerville.  The vehicle was stopped on Savin Hill Ave by both BPD and state troopers.  A 27 year-old male from Leominster was placed into custody without incident and transported to the State Police Barracks in South Boston.  A 33 year-old female – also in the car – was taken in a separate cruiser to the South Boston barracks as well.

WCVB5 is reporting ,the male in custody was booked on a kidnapping charge by state police before being transported to the Somerville Police Department.

You can see the incident unfold on Channel 5 here!

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