Death Investigation in the area of 29 Creston Street in Dorchester


At about 2:42 AM on Saturday, August 29, 2015, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for shots fired in the area of 29 Creston Street in Dorchester.

On arrival, officers located three victims suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Two of the victims were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The third victim was transported to another hospital where he was pronounced deceased. A firearm was recovered on scene. No arrests have been made and no suspect information is available at this time.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit continues to actively review and investigate the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with any information is asked to call Boston Police Homicide Detectives directly 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 those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.