ADVISORY: Gunshots in the Area of Hoyt Field

Cambridge Police are investigating


At approximately 11:00 p.m. on June 6, Cambridge Police received a call for gunshots in the area of Hoyt Field.

No injuries were reported after witnesses on scene stated they heard gunshots.

Upon their arrival, officers located spent shell casings at the entrance of Hoyt Field near Montague Street.

Currently there is no information linking this incident to the recent shooting on Willow Street on June 3, however investigators are not ruling it out as a possibility as they continue to investigate both incidents.

In addition to its normal compliment of neighborhood walking officers and patrol officers, bicycle officers have also been deployed across the City.

Anyone with information is asked to please contact the Cambridge Police Department at 617-349-3300. 

Those who would like to report information anonymously may call the 24-Hour Anonymous Crime/Drug Tip Hotline at 617-349-3359.  Anonymous tips may also be texted to 847411.  Begin the text with Tip650 and then type the message.

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