Homicide Victim from Pleasant Street Identified

Last week on Thursday, April 9, 2009 around 10:28PM, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to 101 Pleasant Street for a report of a person shot.On arrival, officers located a young black male suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Boston Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced. The victim has been identified as Jamayl E. Wilson, 17, of Dorchester. The Boston Police Homicide Unit is actively investigating the facts and circumstances of this incident and urges anyone with information regarding this incident to notify them by calling (617) 343-4470. Individuals wishing to provide information anonymously may do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS or texting ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police strictly protects the identity of all individuals wishing to provide information anonymously.