Update: Death Investigation in the Area of 239 Parker Hill Ave. in Roxbury

At about 8:38 PM, on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 239 Parker Hill Avenue, Roxbury.

On arrival, officers were informed by Boston Emergency Service that a male victim was pronounced deceased on scene. The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Juan Nunez of Roxbury.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Homicide 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.