Investigation Update: One Arrested for Homicide in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester


Investigation Update: At about 3:00 AM on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, detectives assigned to the Homicide Unit made an arrest in Brockton for a homicide in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester. Officers arrested Shakeem McNeill, 28-years-old, of Brockton. McNeill is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court for Murder. 

The facts and circumstances of the original incident are as follows: At about 8:42 PM on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers observed an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital by Boston EMS, where he was later pronounced deceased.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing 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 β€˜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.

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