Death of man whose body was found in car in Roxbury under investigation, Boston police say

Boston police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found inside a car on a Roxbury street Tuesday afternoon.

Police said they responded to 47 Langdon St. around 3 p.m. Tuesday and were met by Boston firefighters and the Boston Emergency Medical Services personnel who directed them to the car where the man’s body was found. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.


The death is under investigation by homicide detectives, police said.

Police asked anyone with information to contact the Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.

John R. Ellement can be reached at
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