By CBSBoston.com Staff

BOSTON (CBS) – Police are investigating the death of a man who was shot during the day in Egleston Square on the Jamaica Plain-Roxbury line.

The shooting happened Wednesday afternoon on Washington Street.

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“So this is a middle-of-the-day, brazen shooting,” said District Attorney Rachael Rollins. “This is a vibrant community. Hardworking people work here, and they deserve to be safe.”

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The man was transported to the hospital, where he died. Police said he was a man in his 30s, but they have not released his identity.

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Police have not made any arrests.

CBSBoston.com Staff