For Immediate Release
December 15, 2002
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Boston Police Department Homicide Unit and Detectives from District A-1 are investigating a shooting on Tremont Street, Boston.
At 7:30p.m. December 14, 2002, Officers from Area A responded to a radio call for a person shot and lying on the sidewalk outside of 170 Tremont Street. The victim was transported to Mass. General Hospital and was pronounced dead at 9:00p.m.
Homicide Detectives responded and conducted interviews leading them to believe that this is not a random act of violence.
There were several witnesses to the shooting and several of them have been interviewed.
Anyone with information regarding this shooting should call the Boston Police Homicide Unit at 617- 343-4470 or the Crimestoppers Unit at 1-800-494-TIPS.