Woodrow Avenue Homicide Victim Identified

Monday evening at 10:10PM, Boston Police Officers assigned to District 3 in Mattapan responded to a 911 call at Woodrow Avenue and Willowwood Street for a person shot. Police Officers discovered two males in their 20’s suffering from trauma at that location. Both of the victims were transported to local hospitals for treatment. One of the victims succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased.Police have identified the deceased victim as, 23-year-old Kenneth Whitley of Dorchester. He was pronounced at Boston Medical Center and the manner of death was a gunshot wound. Boston Police Homicide Investigators continue to investigate this incident along with Detectives from District 3 in Mattapan. They ask anyone with information about this incident to call them at 617-343-4470, or to remain anonymous 1-800-494-TIPS.