SUSPECT LOCATED AND CHARGED WITH MANSLAUGHER
At about 8:43pm, on Friday, August 27, 2010, officers from Area D-4 (South End) responded to a radio call for an unconscious male inside 270 Huntington Ave. On arrival, officers observed and located a 51 year-old male suffering from what appeared to be a head injury. The victim was transported to the Brigham & Women’s Hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced. The victim has since been identified as Nouri Ech-Cherqui, 51, of Boston.
Today, Saturday, December 18, 2010, officers from Area B-2 (Roxbury) located and arrested Brendan Johnson, 30, of Boston and charged him with Manslaughter in the beating death of Nouri Ech-Cherqui.