Two weeks ago, BPD responded to a call to investigate fetuses or infants found in a freezer in a unit at 838 East Broadway. The bodies found, in fact, were two infant males and two infant females. A post-mortem examination was performed by the medical examiner’s office on the four infants, and the results of the autopsies remain pending.
See report below from BPD News:
At about 2:15 pm on Thursday, November 17, 2022 officers assigned to District 6 responded to a radio call to investigate a premise at 838 East Broadway in South Boston.
On Thursday, November 17, 2022 officers located what appeared to be a human fetus or infant. On Friday, November 18, 2022, homicide detectives located what appears to be additional human remains, which were removed by personnel from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for further investigation. A post-mortem examination was performed on two infant males and two infant females, and the results of the autopsies remain pending. The Boston Police Homicide Detectives along with the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office continue to investigate this incident.
We don’t anticipate any additional information at this time. Please monitor BPDnews.com for updates on this incident.
The Boston Police Department continues to review the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.
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