Update To Harvard Street and Cummings Highway Shooting

Boston Police Homicide Detectives are now investigating the murder of a black male found shot last evening in Mattapan. This is the 55th homicide victim of 2006.At 11:00pm on Wednesday, October 11, 2006, officers from District 18 responded to a radio call for a person shot at 10 Wood Ave. Officers located the victim suffering from a gunshot wound at Harvard Street and Cummings Highway. EMS transported the victim to Brigham and Women’s Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Homicide Unit at 617-343-4470 or to remain anonymous call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS. Identities of callers wishing to remain anonymous shall be protected.