Essex DA investigating murder of Lynn man

Essex DA investigating murder of Lynn man

LYNN, Mass. — The Essex County District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett and Lynn Police Cheif Michael Macgeary are investigating the murder of a 47-year-old man.

At approximately 9:21 p.m. on Wednesday, Lynn Police responded to a reported robbery at 700 Washington Street.

Further investigation found the suspects allegedly approached the victim outside his home and forced him into their vehicle. They later returned to rob his home.

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The victim was found dead at approximately 6:00 a.m. on Thursday morning at the corner of Essex and Baldwin Streets.

The matter is still under investigation by the Essex DA, Lynn Police, and the Essex State Police Detective Unit.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.