Death Investigation in the Area of 8 York Street, Dorchester

 

At about 11:15 PM on Saturday, June 4, 2016, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 8 York Street, Dorchester.

Upon arrival, officers observed a male in his 30's suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

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.