Death Investigation in the area of 339 Seaver Street, Dorchester


At about 10:30 PM on Tuesday, July 28, 2015, officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 339 Seaver Street.

Upon arrival, officers observed a female victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. The victim has since been identified as 31-year-old Grisel Sanchez of Boston.

The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives 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 in an anonymous manner.