Candles and lowers lie on the Aguadilla Street sidewalk in Boston's South End, a growing memorial to the victim of a deadly shooting early Saturday morning.
Family members say the victim is 20-year-old Niko Nunez, who lived in the neighborhood. They say they are shocked and saddened by his death.
Boston Police are investigating the shooting as the city's 31st homicide this year.
Nunez was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he was later pronounced deceased.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.