Police investigating Mattapan shooting, stabbing that left 1 dead

Boston police are investigating an incident that left one man dead and hospitalized another early Sunday morning in Mattapan.

Police responded to a report of a stabbing on River Street around 2:10 a.m. At the scene, police found two men in their 20s, one of whom was suffering from apparent gunshot wounds and another who had been stabbed. The shooting victim was pronounced dead at the scene, and the other victim was transported to Carney Hospital with injures that weren’t considered to be life-threatening, police said.

Police ask that anyone with information contact detectives at 617-373-4470.

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