UPDATE: DEATH INVESTIGATION IN THE AREA OF 60 DEARBORN STREET

HOMICIDE VICTIM IDENTIFIED

At about 7:55pm, on Saturday, November 6, 2010, officers from Area B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for a person stabbed in the area of 60 Dearborn Street. On arrival, officers located a 30 year-old black male suffering from a stab wound. The victim was transported to the Boston Medical Center where he was later pronounced. The victim has since been identified as Thomas Whitley, 30, of Boston.

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

Community members wishing to aid this investigation anonymously can either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME. It’s important to note, the Boston Police Department is only interested in what you know, not who you are.