Update on Dominique Samuels Homicide

The Boston Police Department and Suffolk County District Attorney's Office today announce that the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has officially ruled the death of Dominique Samuels to be a homicide. The cause of Ms. Samuel's death was homicidal asphyxiation of undetermined mechanism. Homicide detectives and representatives of the district attorney's office are continuing a thorough and active investigation in order to bring the person or people responsible for Ms. Samuel's murder to justice. Authorities continue to urge anyone with information about Ms. Samuels' homicide to contact the Crime Stoppers tip line at 1-800-494-TIPS.