Death Investigation in the area of 93 Devon Street in Dorchester


At about 9:32 PM on Monday, August 11, 2014 officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a report of a person shot at 93 Devon Street, Dorchester

On arrival, officers observed a male victim outside of the location, suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. The victim sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported to Boston Medical Center where he was later pronounced deceased.

Homicide detectives are actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to call 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 those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.