Princess Charles Obituary, Death – In the early hours of Saturday, September 9, 2023, tragedy struck the quiet neighborhood of Greenock Street in Dorchester/Mattapan, as officers from District B-3 responded to a distressing call. At approximately 5:26 AM, they rushed to 12 Greenock Street in response to a report of gunshots fired and a person shot.
Upon their arrival, officers discovered a harrowing scene—a gravely injured adult female, identified as Princess Charles, 29, hailing from Quincy, who had sustained a gunshot wound. Desperate efforts were made to save Princess Charles’s life, and she was swiftly transported by Boston EMS to a nearby hospital. Tragically, despite the tireless work of medical professionals, her injuries proved to be fatal, and she was pronounced deceased.
The loss of a young life is always a grievous event, leaving a community and family reeling from the shock and sorrow of such a senseless act. However, amidst the tragedy, there is a glimmer of hope. A second victim, also shot at the same location, managed to survive the ordeal. This individual was discovered at a local hospital, where they were receiving treatment for non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.
Their recovery provides a ray of optimism amid the grim circumstances, and they will hopefully serve as a valuable witness in the ongoing investigation. The Boston Police Department has sprung into action, actively reviewing all available facts and circumstances surrounding this horrifying incident. Law enforcement officials are determined to bring those responsible for this act of violence to justice and provide closure to Princess Charles’s grieving loved ones.
Community members play a pivotal role in assisting the investigation. Any individual with information, no matter how seemingly insignificant, is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470. For those who wish to remain anonymous while aiding the investigation, the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or texting ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463) are confidential avenues through which information can be shared without fear of exposure.
In the wake of this traumatic event, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) stands ready to provide free, private support to those in need, 24/7. Emotional support and a listening ear can be vital during times of distress, and the NTT can be reached at (617) 431-0125. The community, bound by shared grief, resilience, and compassion, is united in its commitment to healing and justice for Princess Charles and all those affected by this tragic event.