Death Investigation in the area of 35 Colorado Street in Mattapan

At about 2:34 PM on Sunday, June 19, 2022, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person stabbed in the area of 35 Colorado Street in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from apparent stab wounds. The victim was transported to a local area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.

The Boston Police Department continues to actively review the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged 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 help this investigation in an anonymous manner.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting