Pereshah Shear-Yashub : “BPD Update: Victim Identified in 36 Edson Street Homicide”

By | June 13, 2024



Accident – Death – Obituary News : : 1. “BPD homicide victim identified update”
2. “36 Edson Street homicide victim identified”

The Boston Police Department responded to a shooting incident on Edson Street, where a 27-year-old woman, Pereshah Shear-Yashub, was fatally shot. The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is encouraged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives. Community members can provide anonymous tips through CrimeStoppers or seek emotional support from the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team. The police assure the protection of identities for those contributing anonymously. The incident occurred on May 31, 2024, at 11:17 p.m. in District B-3 (Mattapan). Stay updated on the investigation as authorities work to bring justice to the victim and their family.

1. Edson Street homicide victim identified
2. 36 Edson Street murder victim update

The Incident

On the evening of May 31, 2024, a tragic event unfolded on Edson Street in Boston. At around 11:17 p.m., officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) rushed to the scene after receiving reports of a shooting. What they found was a harrowing sight – an adult female, later identified as Pereshah Shear-Yashub, 27, of Taunton, had been shot and was in critical condition.

The Investigation

As the Boston Police Department delves into the details of this heartbreaking incident, they are urging anyone with information to come forward. Boston Police Homicide Detectives can be reached at (617) 343-4470. Additionally, those who wish to provide anonymous tips can do so by calling CrimeStoppers at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting “TIP” to CRIME (27463).

Support for the Community

In times of tragedy, it is important for community members to come together and support one another. The Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) is available 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 for those in need of emotional support or a listening ear.


As the investigation into this incident continues, the Boston Police Department is committed to bringing justice to the victim and their loved ones. It is imperative that anyone with information comes forward to help solve this case and prevent further violence in our community.