Death Investigation at Perkins Street and Jamaica Way

Early this morning around 12:57am, officers from District E-13 responded to a radio call for a man down on Perkins Street. On arrival officers observed a white male in his thirties on the sidewalk being attended to by Boston EMS. The victim sustained multiple stab wounds. The victim was transported to Brigham and Women’s Hospital where he was pronounced.Boston Police continue to actively to investigate the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. At this time, detectives do not believe that this was a random incident. Investigators are currently reviewing evidence recovered from the scene and are tracking several leads. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470. Callers who wish to remain anonymous can call or text the Crime Stoppers Tip Line. Fight crime 100% anonymously. For yourself. For your neighborhood. Text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463) or call 1.800.494.TIPS.