Man Shot, Killed In Mattapan

A 29-year-old man was charged with murder after a shooting Sunday morning in Mattapan, Boston Police say.

John Patterson, of Peabody, was identified as the suspect by police.

The shooting happened at 60 Goodale Road just before 10 a.m., police say. Officers located a man at the home suffering from gunshot wounds.

Police say the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity has not been released.

Patterson is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court.

This article was originally published on February 03, 2019.

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