BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston police launched an investigation outside of Boston Medical Center after a shooting left one man dead and another injured early Thursday morning.

Officers responding to a call for shots fired at 58 Percival St. in Dorchester around 12:45 p.m. found ballistic evidence and damage, police said.

About 10 minutes later, a deceased shooting victim and another man who suffered non-life-threatening injuries somehow got to Boston Medical Center in a car, police said.

The car, which appeared to have a bullet holes, was eventually towed away from the hospital.

No additional details have been released.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Boston police homicide detectives at 617-343-4470.

Community members wishing to assist the 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).

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