POLICE ARREST SUSPECT WANTED IN CONNECTION WITH SHOOTING
The Boston Police Department is pleased to announce that officers from the Boston Police Fugitive Apprehension Unit arrested suspect Gregory Knight, 27, of Boston in Lewiston, Maine today on an outstanding Murder warrant for the murder of Carl Bonnie.
At about 11:00am, on Thursday, November 12, 2009, officers from Area B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for a body found in the area of 69 Clifford Street in Roxbury. On arrival, officers located a black male inside the location suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced on the scene. The victim has since been identified as Carl Bonnie, 39, of Boston.
After the incident the Boston Police Department started an active investigation into the facts and circumstances surrounding the homicide. As a result of this investigation, officers were able to direct their attention to Gregory Knight as the suspect and further investigation provided officers with probable cause to seek a warrant for the murder of the victim, Carl Bonnie.