By Tiffany Williams –

On Sunday, July 12th, officers with the Boston Police Department assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) around 12:49 a.m., responded to the area of 18 Adams Street in Roxbury for a report of a person shot.

Upon arrival officers located male who had been shot and he was taken to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.

Boston Police Homicide Detectives are investigating this homicide and anyone with any information should call (617) 343-4470.