UPDATE: DEATH INVESTIGATION AT 35 ROWE STREET, ROSLINDALE

Homicide Victim Identified

On December 3, 2010 at around 7:28am, officers from District E-5 (West Roxbury) responded to 35 Rowe Street in Roslindale for a found body.

On arrival, officers located a male in a motor vehicle suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Boston Health and Hospitals (EMS) responded to the scene and the victim was pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as Jerome Lassiter, 26, of Dorchester.

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.