At about 2:02am, on Saturday, March 29, 2008, officers from Area D-14 (Brighton) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 29 Linden Street in Brighton. On arrival, officers located a 25 year-old Hispanic male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to the Beth Israel Hospital where he was later pronounced.The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly encouraged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.
Community members who wish to remain anonymous should either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS (8477) or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police will stringently protect the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.