HOMICIDE VICTIM IDENTIFIED
On Friday, May 7, 2010, at approximately 6:27pm, officers from Area C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of Dorchester Avenue and Roseland Street. On arrival, officers observed a black male suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to the Boston Medical Center where he later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced. The victim has since been identified as Cordell McAfee, 22, of Boston.
The Boston Police Homicide Unit is conducting an active and thorough investigation. Anyone with information regarding this matter is urged to call the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617)-343-4470.
Community members who wish to assist in this investigation may do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Hotline at 1-800-494-TIPS. You may also text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department is only interested in your information, not your identity.