By Vanessa Mullins –

On August 26, at about 10:34 p.m. officers with the Boston Police Department assigned to C-11 responded to a report of a shooting in the area of 336 Adams St.

Upon arrival officers located an individual who had been shot. That individual was transported to an area hospital where they were pronounced deceased.

On Saturday, Boston Police confirmed that the victim was James Martin, 26, of Dorchester.

This is an active and ongoing homicide investigation. Anyone with any information should contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.