UPDATE: Victim Identified in the Death Investigation in the area of 281 Broad Street
On Saturday, October 20, 2012, at approximately 2:17 am, officers from District A-1 (Downtown) were on patrol in the area of Franklin and Broad Streets when officers observed an unconscious white male in his twenties. The victim, who appeared to be suffering from a head injury or head trauma, was transported to Mass General Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as Steven Di Roberto, 27, of Worcester.
The Boston Police Homicide Unit is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.
Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-Tips or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.