Death Investigation at Dewey Street and Howard Avenue

This afternoon around 1:08pm, officers in District 2 responded to a radio call for a found body at 57 Dewey Street. On arrival officers located a black male in his early 20’s suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced at the scene. Homicide investigators are currently on scene and investigating this incident.Detectives are asking for the public’s help and urge anyone with information about this incident to contact them at 617-343-4470 or to remain anonymous by calling the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 800-494-TIPS. Note: Earlier Posting had the address of Howard Street instead of Howard Avenue. The above posting is now correct.