Fatal shooting at Dorchester YMCA

Boston police say a 19-year-old was shot inside the Dorchester Y at 776 Washington St. late Saturday night.

Aaron Brown was taken to Boston Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. He is Dorchester's 16th murder victim this year (see map).

Anybody with information about the murder can call the Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470 or the anonymous CrimeStoppers line at 1-800-494-TIPS or send a text message of TIPS to CRIME (27463).


Why was there no police detail at this dance or at the very least why was no patrol car or cars assingned to the front door at closing as a prevenative to this? VERY BAD JUDGEMENT exercised by the Y and the BPD

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Rich Carney


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