At about 8:45 PM on Monday, June 12, 2017, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 29 Hosmer Street. Upon arrival, officers observed a male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound outside of the above address. The male 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.