Boston Police Investigate Double Shooting in the area of Harold Street in Roxbury, One Victim Deceased.


At about 1:37AM on Saturday, July 20th, 2013, officers from District B-2(Roxbury) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 131 Harold Street.

Officers observed a male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported by Boston EMS to Brigham and Woman’s Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.

While still on scene officers were notified of a second possible gunshot victim at
Holworthy Street. The victim was transported to Beth Isreal Hospital with non life threatening injuries.

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