UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the Area of 42 Crawford Street in Roxbury


VICTIM IDENTIFIED: At about 4:31 PM, on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio call for shots fired in the area of 42 Crawford Street in Roxbury. On arrival, officers located a crime scene with ballistic evidence and subsequently located a male victim in his late 20s suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local area hospital where he was later pronounced. The victim has since been identified as Godfrey Hall, 28-years-old, of Dorchester.

The Boston Police Department is actively investigating facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at 617-343-4470

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling CrimeStoppers 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 those wishing to remain anonymous.