Man killed in Mattapan shooting and crash identified

A man who died on December 3 after being shot and crashing his vehicle in Mattapan has been identified by police.

Daquon Brown, 23, of Boston, was pronounced dead at the scene, Boston police said in a statement Thursday.

Around 12:12 a.m. on December 3, officers responded to the area of Alpine and River streets for a report of a crash.

Police said a vehicle had struck a residence and they found Brown suffering from apparent gunshot wounds at the scene. The original shooting happened in the area of Tileston and Rosemont streets, officers later determined.

The incident remains under investigation and anyone with information is asked to call police at 617-343-4470.


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