UPDATED: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 5 Taft Street in Dorchester

On June 6, 2014 at approximately 8:43pm, Officers responded to the area of Dorchester Avenue/Taft Street for reports of shots fired and a person on the ground as a result of a motorcycle accident.  Officers observed the victim identified as Michael Depina suffering from a gunshot wound to the head.  The victim was transported to the hospital and pronounced deceased by emergency physicians. 

If you have any information that can help us solve this murder, please contact Sergeant Detective Wyse at (617) 343-5688 or Detective Walsh at (617) 343-6812 and/or click here to submit online tip(s).  The Boston Police Department seeks the community’s assistance with leads in bringing justice to the family of Michael Depina