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Man shot to death on Wheatland Avenue in Dorchester; around corner from another fatal shooting ten days ago

Wheatland Avenue scene. Photo by Live Boston.

Victim identified as Calvin Boykins, 28.

Boston Police report a man was shot to death inside 82 Wheatland Ave. in Dorchester on Saturday afternoon.

Police say officers responded to the three decker there around 4 p.m. and found a man in a hallway with gunshot wounds. He was declared dead at the scene, police say.

Early on June 4, two men were shot, one fatally, on Whitfield Street, not far from yesterday's murder.

In May, 2019, a man was shot to death nearby, on Millett Street.



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These shootings are being reported here. Seriously you'd never know if you only depended on the local papers.

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As off 4am this morning. Channel 4,5,7 ,10 news front pages and the front of Boston.com did not mention the murder.
There was stories about a boby being found in Franklin park and a shooting in Medford.

Nobody important was murdered in Dorchester.

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