Death Investigation at 399 Walk Hill St.

This morning around 6:34am, officers from District 18 responded to 399 Walk Hill St. in Jamaica Plain/Mount Hope Cemetery for an unknown problem. On arrival, officers located the body of a black male believed to be in his 20s suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was removed by the Medical Examiner’s Office for further investigation.The identity of the victim is unknown at this time. Homicide detectives are investigating this case and urge anyone with information relating to this incident to contact the Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470, or remain anonymous by calling the CrimeStoppers Hotline at 1-800-494-TIPS.