MALDEN, MASS. (WHDH) - Authorities have identified the 22-year-old Boston man was shot and killed outside a 7-Eleven convenience store in Malden on Saturday night.

A preliminary investigation determined that Daquelle Matthews standing outside the 7-Eleven store on Salem Street around 9:40 p.m. and had a brief interaction with several people before one of them opened fire, striking him, according to a release issued by Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Malden Chief of Police Kevin Molis.

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Matthews was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police are investigating the incident as a homicide. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to call the Malden Police Department at 781-322-1212.

This is a developing story; stay with 7NEWS on-air and online for the latest updates.

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