Homicide Victim Identified

At approximately 10:12am on Thursday October 30, 2008, officers responded to a radio call for a person shot at 110 Greenbrier Street in Dorchester. Upon arrival, officers observed a 24 year old black male suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was rushed to Boston Medical Center for treatment. Shortly after, the victim was pronounced as a result of his injuries. The victim has been identified as Komawalee Morris, 24, of Dorchester.
Homicide detectives are actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Preliminary information suggests that two black males wearing black hooded sweatshirts and masks approached the residence, forced entry and shot the victim. The suspects are believed to have fled on foot. Detectives do not believe that this incident is random. At this time, the incident is believed to be a targeted home invasion.
Homicide investigators are seeking additional information and are asking community members with knowledge of this incident to please come forward. Anyone with information is strongly encouraged to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.
Community members who wish to assist the investigation in an anonymous manner can either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).
The Boston Police Department will stringently protect the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.