Winter Street Incident Ruled Homicide

Boston Police Homicide investigators continue to seek assistance from anyone who may have information on the remains of an unknown female found in a chimney on Winter Street in Dorchester on October 14, 2005. An autopsy of the remains was performed by the Chief Medical Examiner who determined the cause of death was violence of undetermined etiology (entombed skeleton). The manner of the death was ruled a homicide.Boston Police Homicide Detectives continue to investigate this incident. They ask anyone with information about this incident to call them at 617-343-4470, or to remain anonymous 1-800-494-TIPS.