At about 3:12pm, on Friday, May 2, 2014, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 9 Gladeside Ave. On arrival, officers located a male victim, believed to be in his early thirties, suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds. The victim, suffering from life threatening injuries, was transported to the Boston Medical Center where he was later pronounced.
The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.
Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.