Domestic Violence Turns Deadly As Female Stabs Boyfriend to Death Thursday

On April 28 2022, at approximately 00:30 hours, Boston Police Operations received a 911 call from a woman who had been involved in a domestic dispute with her boyfriend. The female caller stated that the man had attacked her and she fought back, with a knife. Officers from District C-6 along with Boston EMS responded to the scene of what they assumed was a stabbing.

While responding, the dispatcher updated that the woman had told them the male was stabbed in the chest and shoulder and was now laying unresponsive against the door. Boston Police officers when they arrived on scene confirms the man was critically injured and requested a push on EMS. When EMTs arrived the updated the man was in traumatic arrest.

Shortly after that, Paramedic updated that even with their attempts to save him that the man was non viable. He was then pronounced deceased on scene. Full notifications were made by the Patrol Sergeant, with investigators from Homicide Unit, Crime Scene Response Unit, Command Staff and others all responding to the scene. The female was seen taken into custody however it’s unclear if she will be charged in the incident. She was transported to a local area hospital for evaluation.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident and is asking anyone with information relative to this investigation to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives 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 all those who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.

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