Jamaica Plain Man Identified as Murder Victim in Roxbury

Boston Police have identified a man who was shot and killed in Roxbury on October 8th as a Jamaica Plain resident.

Carlos Lind, 20, of Jamaica Plain, was found suffering from a gunshot wound in the area of 5 Cleaves Court in Roxbury, around 10:56 pm, according to BPDnews.com.

BPD District E-13 officers were initially called to the area of 2044 Columbus Avenue and located Lind, who was transported to an area hospital and was later pronounced dead.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 617-343-4470. Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.