Update: Boston Police Investigating Property at 139 Stoughton Street

At about 1:17pm on Friday, September 27, 2013, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a call for an investigation at 139 Stoughton Street, Dorchester.

Detectives discovered  possible human remains at the location.  The property is now frozen pending the execution of a search warrant.  The medical examiner will make the final determination on the remains. 

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 β€˜TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.