As a tourist guide in Cape Verde, Safiro Furtado led a mostly European clientele on jaunts along silky sand dunes and world-class beaches, his family said. He arrived in Dorchester five months ago to reconnect with his mother and sister. Daniel Abreu grew up in Cape Verde, worked as a police officer, and arrived in Dorchester four years ago. Abreu, 30, and Furtado, 28, became friends. Both men were fatally shot Monday after leaving an undisclosed bar in downtown Boston, according to their families.
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