Wendover Street Homicide

Last night at 10:22pm, officers from District 2 responded to 13 Wendover Street in Dorchester on a report of shots fired and while in route to the call were notified that a person was shot. On arrival, officers located the victim of a gunshot wound. The victim, Alex Mendes, 24, was transported to the Boston Medical Center by EMS where he was pronounced.Boston Police Homicide Detectives are currently investigating this latest homicide. They urge anyone with information about this incident to call them at 617-343-4470 or remain anonymous by calling the Crime Stoppers tip line at 800-494-TIPS.