Death Investigation in the South End

At about 6:44am, on Wednesday, October 23, 2013, officers from District D-4 (South End) responded to a radio call at 35 W. Newton Street.

On arrival, officers observed an unresponsive male victim outside the building.  The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by EMS.  The victim was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Office.

The Boston Police Department Homicide Unit is actively investigating facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call Homicide Detectives at 617-343-4470.Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling CrimeStoppers at 1(800) 494-TIPS (8477) or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those wishing to remain anonymous.