Death Investigation in the Area of Washington and Park Streets, Dorchester

 

At about 7:50 PM on Friday, September 29, 2017, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of Washington Street and Park Street, Dorchester.

Upon arrival, officers observed a male in his 40's suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he was later pronounced deceased.

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.