On January 18, 2008 at approximately 7:35pm officers responded to 139 Harvard Street in Dorchester for a report of a person shot. On arrival, officers located a 23-year-old black male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced shortly thereafter.The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470. Community members who wish to remain anonymous should either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS (8477) or text the word β€˜TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police will stringently protect the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.