E 9th Street Shooting Investigation

At about 12:37am this morning, officers responded to 242 E 9th street in South Boston on a shots fired call. When they arrived they located a 24-year-old male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was taken to Boston Medical Center and was pronounced dead at the hospital.Boston Police Homicide detectives are actively investigating this death and ask anyone with information to contact the Homicide Unit at 617-343-4470 or to remain anonymous call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS.