UPDATE: DEATH INVESTIGATION IN THE AREA OF ADAMS & ROBINSON STREETS

Homicide Victim Identified

At about 10:53pm, on Tuesday, July 20, 2020, officers from Area C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a radio call for shots fired in the area of Adams and Robinson Streets. On arrival, officers located and observed a 23 year-old male lying on the sidewalk 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 victim has since been identified as Robert Fleming, 23, of Boston.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit 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 wishing to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner can either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800)494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department is ONLY interested in what you know, not who you are.