Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 1:08am, Officers from District C-11 responded to a radio call for a Shotspotter activation near Ware Street in Dorchester. Officers proceeded to the area near Ware Street and Trull Street where they were flagged down by several individuals in front of 22 Trull St. Officers observed a Black non-Hispanic male victim, approximately 23 years old, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was rushed to Boston Medical Center. The victim has been pronounced deceased as a result of his injuries.
Boston Police Homicide detectives are actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. The Boston Police Homicide Unit urges anyone with information to please contact detectives at (617) 343-4470.
Individuals wishing to provide information anonymously may do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Hotline at 1-800-494-TIPS or texting ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department is interested in what you know, not who you are.