Crime

Man shot to death near Fairmount commuter rail station

The incident happened just prior to 10 p.m. Monday night, police said.

A man was shot to death Monday night near the Fairmount commuter rail station in Hyde Park, authorities said.

Boston police were called to Maple Street around 9:54 p.m., according to a department press release. When they arrived, they found a man, thought to be in his 30s, with a gunshot wound. He was rushed to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries and later pronounced dead.

Police are asking anyone with information to call the department’s homicide unit at 617-343-4470. The public can also use the department’s anonymous tip line by calling 1-800-494-TIPS or by texting “TIP” to CRIME (27463).

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