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Death Investigation on Adams Street in Dorchester

From BPD News:

At about 11:13pm on Wednesday, July 29, 2020, officers assigned to District C-11  (Dorchester) responded to a radio call for a Person Shot in the area of 121 Adams Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from apparent gun shot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. A second victim was located, an adult female, suffering from a non-life threatening injury.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident and is asking anyone with information relative to this investigation 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 assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.

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

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