Police investigating fatal daytime shooting in Roxbury on Monday

Police have not publicly identified the victim.

Boston police are investigating an apparent fatal shooting that happened in the early afternoon Monday in Lower Roxbury. 

Officials were called to the scene at 186 Northampton St. around 12:35 p.m. and found a man with what appeared to be gunshot wounds. He was taken to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries and later pronounced dead.

Police are continuing to investigate what happened. They did not publicly identify the victim.