At approximately 5:56 a.m. on Sunday morning, officers with the Boston Police Department assigned to District B-3 responded to the area of 1601 Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan for a report of a person shot.
Upon arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was pronounced deceased on scene.
Officers located a second victim a short time later. The second victim is adult male victim and was transported by Boston EMS to an area hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.
The Boston Police Department are actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.