(CORRECTION) UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 134 Crawford Street in Roxbury

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UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 134 Crawford Street in Roxbury: At about 11:39 PM, on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 134 Crawford Street in Roxbury. On arrival, officers located a male victim in his thirties suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim, suffering life threatening injuries, was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as Luis Martin Pinales-Perez, 31, 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

*** NOTE: In an earlier post, Luis Martin Pinales-Perez, 31, of Boston was inadvertently named as the victim pronounced deceased in the Death Investigation in the area of Brookford and Dacia Streets in Dorchester.