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Police Investigate Fatal Dorchester Shooting

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BOSTON — Boston Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Dorchester Thursday night.

Police say a man in his 20s was shot on Leyland Street just before 8 p.m. The unidentified victim was later pronounced dead.

It is the city's 17th homicide of 2012, and the second of this month. Nine of this year's homicide victims have been in their 20s.

Police said no arrests have been made.

This program aired on May 25, 2012. The audio for this program is not available.

Benjamin Swasey Twitter Digital Manager
Ben is WBUR's digital news manager.

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