On September 2, 2010 at 12:13am, officers responded to 471 Blue Hill Ave. in Roxbury. Officers located two males suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. One victim, an 18 year old male, was rushed to BMC and treated for a non-life threatening injury. The second male, 18 years old, was pronounced deceased as a result of his injuries.
The preliminary investigation indicates that this is not a random incident. Both victims are known to police.
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.