boston police crime tape Police responded to a shooting scene in Roxbury early Monday.
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Police are searching for the gunman responsible for the shooting death of a man in Roxbury early Monday.

 

Officers were called to the area of Dabney and Regent streets in Roxbury at about 1 a.m. Monday for a report of a person shot, Boston police said.

 

When officers arrived they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds. The unidentified man was taken to Boston Medical Center were he later died.

 

Authorities are investigating.

Anyone with information can call 617-343-4470.

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