UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the Area of 50 Rexford Street in Mattapan


At about 9:49 PM on Friday, May 5, 2017, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 50 Rexford Street in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located a male victim in his 20’s suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as 25-year-old Antwan Stevenson of South Boston.

The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police 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 ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.