DEATH INVESTIGATION IN THE AREA OF DEARBORN AND DUDLEY STREETS

At about 6:20pm, on Monday, July 27, 2009, officers from Area B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for a person stabbed in the area of Dearborn and Dudley Streets. On arrival, officers located a 49 year-old male suffering from what appeared to be multiple stab wounds. The victim, suffering from life threatening injuries, was 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 this investigation in an anonymous manner can either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text a ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently protect the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous. ** This marks the City’s 28th homicide of the year (2009), as compared to 37 homicides at this same time last year (2008).