At about 2:55pm, on Saturday, October 25, 2008, officers from Area E-13 (Jamaica Plain) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 101 Rossmore Road. On arrival, officers located a 27 year-old male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was immediately transported to the Boston Medical Center where he was later pronounced.The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly encouraged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470. Community members who wish to assist the investigation in an anonymous manner can either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently protect the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.