Boston Police Report Body Found In Jamaica Plain

Published February 8, 2011

Boston homicide detectives are investigating the death of a woman, believed to be in her mid-30s, whose body was found in Jamaica Plain this morning.

It it’s ruled a homicide, this would be the second of 2011. At this time last year, there were twice as many homicides.

Police say the woman was shot in the head. She was found at 21 Kenney Street, near the Jamaicaway, and pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information about the death can call detectives at (617) 343-4470 or can leave an anonymous tip by calling (800) 494-8477 or texting TIP to 27463.

The first homicide victim was Nicholas Buford, 21, of Dorchester, on Jan. 4.

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