Victim of Boston shooting identified as Brianna Bigby

June 2, 2013, 8:07 pm
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(NECN) - The victim of a fatal shooting Saturday in Roxbury has been identified as 23-year-old Brianna Bigby.

Police in Boston are investigating the murder.

Bigby and a man in his early 20's were shot in a vehicle near Columbus Avenue and Washington Street in the city's Roxbury neighborhood. The man was injured and Bigby was pronounced dead at the scene.

A car was found with bullet holes in the back window.

Police say they are looking for a dark SUV in relation to the shooting. They are also searching for a similar-looking vehicle in connection to a shooting Saturday morning on Humboldt Avenue, also in Roxbury.

Two men were injured in that shooting. There is no word on whether those two shootings are related.

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