UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in area of 66 Humboldt Ave in Roxbury


At about 3:05 AM on Monday, March 21, 2016, officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 66 Humboldt Avenue. On arrival, officers observed a male victim, who appeared to be in his twenties, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. The victim has since been identified as Allex Bryant, 28, 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.