UPDATE: Victims Identified in Death Investigation in the area of Mozart and Bolster Streets in Jamaica Plain

UPDATE: At about 9:54PM, on Monday, June 17, 2019, officers assigned to District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) responded to a call for a person or persons shot in the area of Mozart and Bolster Streets in Jamaica Plain. On arrival, officers located a male victim on Mozart Street suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.  A second male victim, who was located on Bolster Street, also suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, was transported to an area hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries was pronounced deceased. Both victims have since been identified as Christian Green, 32, of New Bedford and Jose M. Martinez, 34, of Boston.

The Boston Police Department continues to actively review 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.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

 

Death Investigation in the area of Mozart Street and Bolster Street in Jamaica Plain

 

DEATH INVESTIGATION: At about 9:54PM, on Monday, June 17, 2019, officers assigned to District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of Mozart Street and Bolster Street in Jamaica Plain.  

Upon arrival, officers observed a male victim on Mozart Street suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.  The second male victim who was located on Bolster Street, also suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, was transported to a local area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. Both victims are believed to be in their late 20’s to early 30’s.

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 ‘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.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

 

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 10 Mattapan Street in Mattapan

UPDATE: At about 4:57pm, on Saturday, April 6, 2019, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 10 Mattapan Street in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located an elderly female victim suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. That victim has since been identified as Eleanor Maloney, 74, of Mattapan.

The Boston Police Department continues to review 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 search 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 assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in area of Norfolk Street and Talbot Ave in Dorchester

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in area of Norfolk Street and Talbot Ave in Dorchester: At about 7:06pm, on Friday, November 30, 2018, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of Norfolk Street and Talbot Ave. On arrival, officers located a male victim inside a motor vehicle suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim, suffering from life threatening injuries, was transported to an area hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as Nervan Joshua Luc, 19, of Boston.

The Boston Police Department continues to actively review 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.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

Death Investigation in the area of Norfolk Street and Talbot Ave in Dorchester

Death Investigation in the area of Norfolk Street and Talbot Ave in Dorchester: At about 7:06pm, on Friday, November 30, 2018, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of Norfolk Street and Talbot Ave. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim inside a motor vehicle suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim, suffering from life threatening injuries, was transported to an area hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries and was 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 ‘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.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

 

Death Investigation in the area of 500 Blue Hill Ave in Roxbury

 

Death Investigation in the area of 500 Blue Hill Ave in Roxbury: At about 8:10pm, on Saturday, September 15, 2018, officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to an outside scene for a person shot in the area of 500 Blue Hill Ave. On arrival, officers located a male victim, believed to be in his late twenties, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim, suffering from life threatening injuries, was transported to an area hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries and was 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 ‘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.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.   

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 75 Alford Street in Charlestown

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 75 Alford Street in Charlestown At about 3:41 AM, on Thursday, September 6, 2018, officers assigned to District A-15 (Charlestown) responded to a call for an assault in progress in the area of 75 Alford Street in Charlestown. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from undetermined traumatic injuries. The victim was declared deceased on scene. The victim has since been identified as Joshua Eric Rivera, 54, of Northampton.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.  

 

Death Investigation in the area of 75 Alford Street in Charlestown

 

DEATH INVESTIGATION: At about 3:41 AM on Thursday September 6, 2018, officers assigned to District A-15 (Charlestown) responded to a call for assault in progress in the area of 75 Alford Street in Charlestown. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from undetermined traumatic injuries. The victim was declared deceased on scene.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.  

 

BPD Investigators Seek Public's Help in Effort to Locate Murder Suspect Wanted in Connection to Death Investigation in the area of Faneuil and Brackett Streets

BPD Detectives Seek Public's Help in Effort to Locate Murder Suspect Wanted in Connection to Death Investigation in the area of Faneuil and Brackett Streets: Boston Police Detectives have identified the pictured suspect wanted in connection to a double homicide that occurred last month in Brighton. Nicholas Antoine, 20, of Boston, is wanted on an outstanding warrant sought out of Brighton District Court for two counts of Murder in addition to multiple firearm related charges. 

Anyone with information relative to the whereabouts of Nicholas Antoine is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470 or the Boston Police Fugitive Unit at (617) 343-4468.

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.

The original facts and circumstances surrounding the incident are as follows:

At about 12:41 AM, on Saturday, June 30, 2018, officers assigned to District D-14 (Brighton) responded to a call for two people shot in the area of Faneuil Street and Brackett Street in Brighton. On arrival, officers located two adult male victims suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were pronounced deceased on scene. The victims have since been identified as Wilfred Peters, 26, of Brighton and Jeffrey Montaque, 27, of Cambridge.

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in area of 201 Manchester Street in Mattapan

DEATH INVESTIGATION: At about 11:15PM, on Saturday, August 11, 2018, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 201 Manchester Street, Mattapan. On arrival, officers entered the above-mentioned location and observed a 55-year-old male victim suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as Alexander Allen, 55, of Boston.

The Boston Police Department continues to actively review 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation at 26 Torrey Street in Dorchester

 

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation at 26 Torrey Street in Dorchester: At about 11:45 PM, on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, officers from District B-3 (Dorchester/Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 26 Torrey Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers located a male victim, believed to be in his twenties, suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was later pronounced deceased and has since been identified as Trevis Catron, 23, of Dorchester. 

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit 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.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.   

UPDATE: BPD Homicide Detectives Arrest Murder Suspect Wanted in Connection to Death Investigation in area of 138 Norfolk Street in Dorchester

Investigation Update: Earlier today, on Wednesday August 1, 2018, officers assigned to the Boston Police Homicide Unit and Fugitive Unit located Odell Sanders, 21, of Dorchester, in the area of 41 Ellington Street in Dorchester and placed him under arrest in connection to an ongoing homicide investigation. The suspect will be arraigned in Dorchester District Court on charges of Murder and Assault with Intent to Murder.

The original facts surrounding the incident are as follows: At about 10:57PM, on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for two people shot in the area of 138 Norfolk Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers located two adult male victims suffering from gunshot wounds. One victim, who has since been identified as Jorge Baez, 27, of BOSTON, was pronounced deceased on scene, while a second victim in his late teens was transported to an area hospital for treatment of injuries which are considered non-life threatening at this time.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit continues to actively investigate the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call Boston Police Homicide Detectives directly 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the Area of 99 Shandon Road in Dorchester

UPDATE: Victim identified in Death Investigation in the Area of 99 Shandon Road Dorchester:  At about 6:15 PM, on Thursday, July 26, 2018, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for an unconscious male in the area of 99 Shandon Road in Dorchester. Upon arrival, the officers observed and located a non-responsive male in his late seventies suffering from apparent stab wounds. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. Victim has since been identified as Marcelino Perez, 77 of Dorchester, MA.

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. As always, investigators are more concerned with the information provided, less concerned with who provides it. 

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

 

Death Investigation in the Area of 99 Shandon Road, Dorchester

 

At about 6:15 PM on Thursday, July 26, 2018, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for an unconscious male in the area of 99 Shandon Road, Dorchester. Upon arrival, the officers observed a non-responsive male victim. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit continues to actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call Boston Police Homicide Detectives directly 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

BPD Detectives Identify Suspect Wanted in Connection to Death Investigation in the Area of Faneuil Street and Brackett Street

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BPD Detectives Identify Suspect Wanted in Connection to Death Investigation in the Area of Faneuil Street and Brackett Street: Boston Police detectives have identified the pictured suspect wanted in connection to a double homicide that occurred last month in Brighton. Nicholas Antoine, 20, of Boston, is wanted on an outstanding warrant sought out of Brighton District Court for two counts of Murder in addition to multiple firearm related charges. 

Anyone with information relative to the whereabouts of Nicholas Antoine is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470 or the Boston Police Fugitive Unit at (617) 343-4468.

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.

The original facts and circumstances surrounding the incident are as follows: At about 12:41 AM on Saturday June 30, 2018, officers assigned to District D-14 (Brighton) responded to a call for two people shot in the area of Faneuil Street and Brackett Street in Brighton. On arrival, officers located two adult male victims suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were pronounced deceased on scene. The victims have since been identified as Wilfred Peters, 26, of Brighton and Jeffrey Montaque, 27, of Cambridge.

Death Investigation in the area of 138 Norfolk Street in Dorchester

 

At about 10:57 PM on Wednesday July 25, 2018, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for two people shot in the area of 138 Norfolk Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers located two adult male victims suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. One victim, a male in his mid-twenties, was pronounced deceased on scene, while a second victim believed to be in his late teens was transported to an area hospital for treatment of injuries which are considered non-life threatening at this time.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit continues to actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call Boston Police Homicide Detectives directly 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the Area of Osceola Street and Hopewell Road in Mattapan

 

At about 4:24 AM on Sunday, July 22, 2018, officers assigned to District E-18 (Hyde Park) responded to a call for two people shot in the area of Osceola Street and Hopewell Road in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located two adult male victims suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. One victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries while a second victim believed to be in his late twenties, suffering life threatening injuries, was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as 28-year-old Dahrius Hollins of Hyde Park.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit continues to actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call Boston Police Homicide Detectives directly 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma. 

Death Investigation in the area of Osceola Street and Hopewell Road in Mattapan

 

At about 4:24 AM on Sunday, July 22, 2018, officers assigned to District E-18 (Hyde Park) responded to a call for two people shot in the area of Osceola Street and Hopewell Road in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located two adult male victims suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. One victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries while a second victim believed to be in his late twenties, suffering life threatening injuries, was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit continues to actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call Boston Police Homicide Detectives directly 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.

UPDATE: Officers Arrest Suspect Wanted in Connection to Homicide in the Area of 76 Homestead Street in Roxbury

 

Today, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, only eleven days after the original incident, members of the Fugitive Apprehension Unit and the Boston Police Homicide Unit arrested a suspect wanted in connection to a shooting death that occurred on Saturday, July 7, 2018 in the area of 76 Homestead Street in Roxbury. At about 1:00 PM this afternoon, officers located and arrested 26-year-old Ira Harrison of Boston, in the area of 187 Walnut Avenue, Dorchester, and charged him with Murder for his role in the shooting death of 29-year-old Christian Rivera of Dorchester. Ira Harrison was also charged with Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm. He will be arraigned in Roxbury District Court.

Said Boston Police Commissioner William Evans, "The Homicide detectives did a tremendous job investigating this case and making an arrest less than two weeks after the incident. The detectives of the BPD Homicide Unit continue to work day-in and day-out in hopes of bringing justice for this victim and all victims of homicide and their families. I cannot say enough about their dedication, hard work, and commitment to the people of this city.”

At about 3:10 PM on Saturday, July 7, 2018, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 76 Homestead Street in Roxbury. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim, who suffered life-threatening injuries, was transported to Boston Medical Center where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as 29-year-old Christian Rivera of Dorchester.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information relative to the investigation 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.  

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the Area of 76 Homestead Street in Roxbury

 

At about 3:10 PM on Saturday, July 7, 2018, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 76 Homestead Street in Roxbury. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim, who suffered life-threatening injuries, was transported to Boston Medical Center where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as 29-year-old Christian Rivera of Dorchester.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information relative to the investigation 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.

If you find yourself needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.