close
News

Two men fatally shot in Mattapan, police say

Two men fatally shot in Mattapan, police say

Violet Street in Mattapan was cordoned off with crime scene late Saturday night. Two men were fatally shot in Mattapan late Saturday night, according to police. Officers responded at 11:10 p.m. to reports of a person shot in the area of 12 Violet St. and found the two men, who were in their late 40s, suffering from gunshot wounds, Boston police superintendent in chief Gregory Long told reporters at the scene shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday. The two men, who were not immediately identified, were taken to area hospitals, where they were pronounced dead, Long said. “This currently an […]

Purely Boston

The author Purely Boston