UPDATE: DEATH INVESTIGATION IN THE AREA OF 61 STRATTON STREET

Homicide Victim Identified

At about 5:55am, on Saturday, August 28, 2010, officers from Area B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a shots fired in the area of 61 Stratton Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers located and observed a 38 year-old male suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to the Boston Medical Center where he later succumbed to injuries and was pronounced. The victim has been identified as Mark Anthony Greene, 38, of Boston.

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

Community members wanting to assist the investigation anonymously 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.