Quotation Of The Week: Boston Teen Gunned Down

What’s This? A newish feature. Each week, we’re going to pick a newsworthy or huh?-worthy or whoa-worthy quotation that stuck with us.

OK, What’s This Quotation? On Wednesday evening, a 16-year-old who was riding his bike near his Dorchester home was shot and killed.

Boston police have said the boy was targeted and are asking the public's assistance in tracking down two suspects, both young black males.

Where Can I Find Out More About This Topic? The Boston Herald and The Boston Globe visited the grieving family of the boy, who was identified by family members as Jonathan Dos Santos.

Family members said he enjoyed basketball, football and video games.

How About Previous Quotations Of The Week? They’re all here.

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