Police Investigate Shooting in the area of 8 Almont St.


At about 9:47 PM, Thursday, October 31, 2013, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot at 8 Almont Street, Mattapan.

On arrival, officers located the male victim who appeared to be suffering from a gun shot wound.  The male victim, suffering from life threatening injuries was transported to Boston Medical Center.

The Boston Police Department Homicide Unit is actively investigating 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 CrimeStoppers at 1(800) 494-TIPS (8477) or by texting the word β€˜TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those wishing to remain anonymous.