Investigation Update: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the Area of 102 Brook Avenue, Dorchester


At about 9:36 PM on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 102 Brook Avenue.  Upon arrival, officers observed a male victim of unknown age suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The victim has since been identified as Ian Hunter, 33, of Boston.

The Boston Police Department is 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.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.