BPDNews.com 2009-12-06 11:55:33

7 Vassar Street, Dorchester

On Saturday, December 5, 2009, at approximately 7:09pm, Boston Police Officers, assigned out of Area B-3, responded to 7 Vassar Street for a report of a found body.

Upon arrival, Officers entered apartment #2 and located a deceased female. It appeared the female sustained head trauma and was pronounced on-scene. At this time, the victim is only being described as a black female approximately 40 years of age.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit responded and secured the apartment pending the issuance of a search warrant. The investigation continues and several interviews are being conducted.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is urged to contact the BPD Homicide Unit at 617-343-4470.

Community members who wish to supply information in an anonymous manner may do so by calling CrimeStoppers at 1-800-494-TIPS. You may also text the word ‘tip’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department stringently protects the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.