Sufferer Recognized in Murder Investigation within the space of Columbia Highway and Hancock Road in Dorchester —

INVESTIGATION UPDATE: At about 6:30 PM, on Friday, February 7, 2020, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a radio name for an individual shot within the space of Columbia Highway and Hancock Road in Dorchester. On arrival, officers have been directed to the realm of 566 Columbia Highway the place they situated an grownup male sufferer affected by obvious gunshot wounds. The sufferer was transported to an area hospital the place he later succumbed to his accidents and was pronounced deceased. The sufferer has since been recognized as Andrew Farley, 62-years-old, of Dorchester.

The Boston Police Division continues to actively evaluation the information and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anybody with info is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Murder Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

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