Man fatally shot in Mattapan

A man was shot to death in Mattapan on Monday night -- the 17th homicide this year.

The call for the shooting came in at 8:44 p.m., according to police spokeswoman Myeshia Henderson, and police found the male victim deceased outside 29 Hosmer St.

Hosmer Street is a residential block between Blue Hill Avenue and the Morton Street commuter rail station.

No arrests have been made and the victim’s identity has not been released. Police say the investigation is ongoing.



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