DEATH INVESTIGATION: Boylston Street and Charlesgate East


At about 9:28 AM on Saturday, June 21, 2014, officers from District D-4 (South End) responded to a radio call for a found body in the Muddy River in the area of Boylston Street and Charlesgate East.

Upon arrival, officers observed an adult male in the river at that location. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.

Community members who wish to assist this investigation anonymously can call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS. You may also text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department stringently protects the identities of those who wish to remain anonymous and is interested only in your information, not your identity.