1 Man Is Shot, Killed And Another Stabbed In Mattapan

Boston police are investigating a murder early Sunday morning in Mattapan.

Officers answered a radio call for a person stabbed in the area of 227 River St. and found a man suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim, who is in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A second man, also in his 20s, was taken to a local hospital for a stab wound. He is expected to survive.

No arrests have been made, and police are urging anyone with information to contact the department's homicide detectives at 617-343-4470.

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