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One Dead in Overnight Shooting in Boston

Police still searching for shooter



    (Published Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016)

    A man in a wheelchair was shot and killed Saturday morning in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood, police said. 

    At around 3:33 a.m., police responded to a call that a man was shot in the area of 454 Centre Street. The victim was hospitalized and later pronounced dead.

    Neighbors said they know the man who was shot.

    So far, no arrests have been made.

    An investigation is underway.

    Anyone with information is asked to called Boston Police Department's Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.

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