Death Investigation in the Area of 36 Nazing Street in Roxbury


At about 10:12 AM on Saturday, November 5, 2016, officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to an outside scene for a report of a person shot in the area of 36 Nazing Street. On arrival, officers located a male victim, believed to be in his twenties, suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.

 The Boston Police Department continues to actively review the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact detectives assigned to the 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 in an anonymous manner.