Investigation Update: At about 11:54 AM on Friday May 7, 2021, members of the BPD Fugitive Unit located and arrested Emmanuel Maldonado, 21, of Boston in the area of 31 Woolson Street in Mattapan. At the time of his arrest, the suspect was wanted on an outstanding warrant sought out of Suffolk Superior Court on charges of Murder, Assault with Intent to Murder, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition stemming from an ongoing homicide investigation. The suspect was placed in custody on scene following a brief struggle and is expected to appear later today for arraignment in Suffolk Superior Court.
The original facts and circumstances surrounding the incident are as follows: At about 7:34 PM on Sunday, December 13, 2020, officers assigned to District E-18 (Hyde Park) responded to a call for shots fired in the area of 10 Ellis Street in Hyde Park. On arrival, officers located a male victim on a nearby street suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim was later identified as Storlen Webster, 22, of Roxbury.
The Boston Police Department continues to review the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident and is asking anyone with information relative to this investigation to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.
Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.
To those who find themselves in need of emotional support or simply needing to talk to someone about distressing events in our community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.