June 22, 2024


Jazreanna Sheppard, 21, was fatally stabbed July 20. She left behind a 2-year-old son, her household mentioned.

Boston police arrested a Dorchester girl over the weekend in reference to the deadly stabbing of a South Boston girl in July.

Round 6 a.m. Saturday morning, officers arrested 30-year-old Alyssa Partsch for the homicide of 21-year-old Jazreanna Sheppard, in response to a Boston police press launch. Police didn’t give additional particulars about how or why Sheppard was killed. 

Simply after 11:30 p.m. on July 20, officers discovered Sheppard affected by stab wounds close to 121 Tremont St. in Boston after responding to a report of a stabbing, police mentioned. She was taken to a hospital with life-threatening accidents and later pronounced lifeless. 

Jazreanna Sheppard was fatally stabbed on July 20 in Boston. – Handout

Sheppard’s household later referred to as on the Boston group to maintain stress on investigators to search out her killer. In a GoFundMe that raised cash for her funeral bills, Sheppard’s household referred to as her a “fantastic sister, mom, and buddy” who left behind a 2-year-old son. 

Partsch is ready to be arraigned in Suffolk Superior Court docket, however it’s unclear when. Police are nonetheless investigating Sheppard’s loss of life. Anybody with details about the case is requested to name detectives at (617) 343-4470.