DORCHESTER, MASS. (WHDH) - An investigation is underway in Dorchester after police say a man was shot in broad daylight on Monday.

SKY7 HD flew over the scene on Bowdoin Street around 4:20 p.m. where officers were placing evidence markers along a stretch of sidewalk.

The victim was transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

A witness said they believe they saw a child in the back seat of a silver car that was involved in the shooting and riddled with bullet holes.

Boston police have not confirmed if there are children involved in this incident.

No further details have been released.

This is a developing story; stay with 7NEWS on-air and online for the latest updates.

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