DEATH INVESTIGATION IN THE AREA OF 25 GLENARM STREET

At about 10:47pm, on Monday, August 24, 2009, officers from Area B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for shots fired in the area of 25 Glenarm Street. On arrival, officers located a black male in his late teens, suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. 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 encouraged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470. Community members who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner should either call CrimeStoppers at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text a ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department stringently protects the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.