Death Investigation: One in Custody after Stabbing in Hyde Park

At about 6:00pm, on Thursday, January 9, 2014, officers from District E-5 (West Roxbury) responded to a call for an altercation in the area of 139 Margaretta Drive in Hyde Park.  Upon arrival, officers determined that two adult males had an altercation which resulted in a stabbing.  One individual was pronounced deceased on scene while  the other was placed into custody and transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.  

The Boston Police Homicide Unit is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. If you have any information regarding this incident please contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit at 617-343-4470.

Individuals who wish to provide information in an anonymous manner may do so by calling our CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS. You may also text ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).