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1 dead, 1 wounded in Mattapan stabbing, shooting

Police say one man is dead and another man was wounded after a shooting and stabbing in Mattapan on Sunday.

Boston police were called to the area of 227 River St. at 2:10 a.m., where they found a man in his 20s suffering from gunshot wounds. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a statement from police.

Police say a second man, also in his 20s, was taken to Carney Hospital with a stab wound that was not life threatening.

Police are investigating the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to callĀ police atĀ 617-343-4470. Those who wish to report an anonymous tip can call 1-800-494-tips or text the word “tip” to 27463.

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