At about 4:41 PM on Sunday, December 10, 2017, officers from District A-7 (East Boston) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of Orleans & Marginal Streets in East Boston. On arrival, officers located an adult male suffering from what appeared to be a 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 asked to call 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.