UPDATE: Homicide detectives continue to seek the identification of the individuals connected to the fatal shooting of 22 year old Stephen Perez
Homicide investigators have determined that the individuals captured on released surveillance images were seen earlier in the evening attending a birthday celebration at the Caprice Lounge and Underbar. On May 4th, investigators released surveillance video connected to the April 28th homicide of 22 year-old Stephen Perez. Detectives continue to seek the identity of the individuals seen coming down the parking lot ramp. Detectives would also like to speak with any witnesses who may have seen these individuals at the Caprice Lounge and Underbar earlier in the evening.
Homicide investigators continue to seek personal photos and cell phone videos from individuals who were in the area of Tremont Street and Stuart Street and also at Caprice Lounge and the Underbar on the evening of April 27th into the early morning hours of April 28th specifically between the hours of 10:00pm- 2:00am. Detectives are seeking to obtain witness photos or video possibly taken in the area which may include background images. Detectives are also seeking any images taken inside the surrounding establishments during the same timeframe. Anyone with these images are asked to email them directly to Sergeant Detective Marc Sullivan at [email protected]
At about 1:57am, on Saturday, April 28, 2012, officers from District A-1 (Downtown) responded to a call for a person shot at 290 Tremont Street. On arrival, officers located victim, Stephen Perez, outside suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. The victim, suffering from life threatening injuries was transported to Tufts Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as Stephen Perez, 22, of Revere.
The Boston Police Homicide Unit is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident and continues to seek witness assistance and potential witness photographs or videos from the area. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.
Individuals who wish to provide anonymous information are encouraged to contact the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will protect the identities of those who wish to remain anonymous.