Male victim fatally shot on Bower Street in Roxbury

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ROXBURY (FOX 25 / MyFoxBoston.com) - One person was fatally shot on Bower Street in Roxbury Monday afternoon.

Police said they responded to 46 Bower Street just before 4:30 p.m. for a report of a person shot.

Upon arrival, police found one person with a gunshot wound to the upper body. The victim was taken to Boston Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Boston Police Department at 617-343-4470.