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Authorities identify Boston man killed in Roxbury shooting


David Wood, 51, of Boston died Wednesday morning near Trotter Elementary School.

The man who was shot and killed near a Roxbury elementary school last week has been identified by authorities as David Wood, 51, of Boston.

Boston police said officers responded to a call for a fatality in the area of ​​Wabeno and Wyoming streets around 11:40 a.m. Wednesday. At the scene near Trotter Elementary School, officers found Wood apparently suffering from gunshot wounds. He died at the scene.

Police said the investigation into Wood’s murder remains active and ongoing.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Homicide Detectives at 617-343-4470 or submit information anonymously via the CrimeStoppers tip line and 1-800-494-TIPS or by texting the word “TIP” to CRIME (27463).


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