DEATH INVESTIGATION AT BLUE HILL AVENUE AND ESMOND STREET

At approximately 4:21pm today, officers from District B-3 responded to the intersection of Blue Hill Avenue and Esmond Street for a person shot. On arrival, officers located a black male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to Boston Medical Center by ambulance where he succumbed to his injuries.The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information relative to this incident is urged to contact Homicide detectives at (617) 343-4470. Individuals wishing to remain anonymous are urged to either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS (8477) or text ‘TIP” to CRIME (27463). Police will protect the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.