Quincy: Police Investigate I-93 Shooting

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Police are investigating following an early Monday morning shooting in Quincy. 

Massachusetts State Police say that a state trooper was flagged down on Furnace Brook Parkway by a motorist who said he had been driving on I-93 when his car was shot at by someone in another vehicle.

The shooting took place on I-93 North in Quincy near Exit 8 around 5:20 a.m.

State Police say the trooper found a possible bullet hole in a rear door of the victim’s car, which also had a broken window.

The victim didn’t sustain any injuries.

The shooter was described by the victim as a male operating a dark-colored Dodge Charger.

Nearby police departments have been notified to be on the lookout for a vehicle matching the description of the shooter’s car.

State Police say the victim’s car was towed to a State Police facility where it is being processed for ballistics evidence

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Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.