Homicide Investigation Underway After 15-Year-Old Girl Found Dead in Lowell Apartment

LOWELL, Mass. – Authorities in Massachusetts are currently investigating a tragic case of an apparent homicide in Lowell. The 15-year-old victim, who was found with multiple gunshot wounds, was discovered in an apartment on Lowell Street. The Middlesex District Attorney’s Office revealed that the discovery was made after a family member called 911 around 6 p.m. on Friday.

Upon arriving at the scene, Lowell police officers confirmed the presence of the victim with gunshot wounds and recovered several shell casings. Superintendent Greg Hudon emphasized the severity of the injuries sustained by the young girl. A search warrant for the apartment was promptly issued later that same evening.

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan has confirmed that the investigation is currently in progress and described the case as very active. The collaborative effort involves the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office, Lowell police, and the Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit assigned to the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office.

The tragic incident has shocked the community in Lowell, prompting a swift response from law enforcement agencies. The details surrounding the homicide are still under investigation, with authorities focused on gathering evidence and conducting interviews to ascertain the circumstances leading to the 15-year-old’s death.

In a statement released to the press, officials expressed their commitment to bringing justice for the victim and her family. The senseless act of violence has raised concerns among residents in Lowell, highlighting the need for community support and vigilance to prevent such tragedies in the future.

As the investigation unfolds, the authorities are urging anyone with information related to the case to come forward and assist in the pursuit of justice. The tragic loss of a young life has underscored the importance of addressing violence in the community and ensuring the safety and well-being of all residents in Lowell.