Update: Death Investigation in the Area of 564 Dudley Street in Roxbury

At about 7:16 PM, on Monday, September 29, 2014, officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 564 Dudley Street, Roxbury.

On arrival, officers observed a male victim outside the above location suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim, suffering from life threatening injuries, was transported to Boston Medical Center where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim has been identified as 21-year-old Raheem Robertson of Boston.

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.