Death Investigation in the Area of Wellington Hill Street in Mattapan


At about 12:49 pm, Saturday, June 15, 2013, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 88 Wellington Hill Street. 

On arrival, officers located a male victim believed to be in his 30’s suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced deceased on scene. Witnesses reported seeing two motor vehicles exchanging gunshots and the victim’s motor vehicle crashing into another parked vehicle. Officers are looking for a light green RAV type vehicle with partial Mass plate 875, in connection with the shooting.  

Homicide detectives are actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to call (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 those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.