Shot three times in the arm just south of the Neponset River around 9:45 p.m. Police are looking for three suspects who wore red Halloween masks. Police found two shell casings and blood on Blue Hills Parkway at Willoughby Road.
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Shortly before 6:40 p.m., Stanley Staco reports.
At 7 Peninsula Pl. around 7:45 p.m., Boston Police report.
Between Parker Street and the Southwest Corridor Park, shortly before midnight, possibly as part of a road-rage incident.
Around 7 p.m., one in the leg, the other grazed, Scan Boston reports.
Around 10:40 p.m. at Columbia Road and Bird Street. At least six shots fired.
Not long after, a man showed up at a local ER with a fresh gunshot wound; unclear if it's related.
A woman was shot in the face as she sat in a car at Westview and Ames streets in Dorchester around 9:40 p.m. Injuries not considered life-threatening.
Around 4:10 p.m. on West Park Street near Westcott Street. The driver fled on foot. Police found him - and the baby in the car with him, not long after, both appeared physically OK. At least five shots fired, possibly from another car.
In the chest and shoulder, shortly after midnight at 283 Lexington St., PCFN reports.
Around 10 p.m. on Hiawatha Road, off Blue Hill Avenue, possibly in a drive-by. Nobody hit.
Ednilson Dacosta, 28, of Dorchester, was shot around 3:30 a.m. as he sat in a car on Windsor Street at Evereteze Way, Cambridge Police and Middlesex District Attorney's office report. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Boston Police report finding "dozens of spent shells" in the area Upham Avenue near Hancock Street in Uphams Corner late Thursday.
Police say four cars and two houses were hit, but that no people were in the hail of bullets around 11:45 p.m. Police report finding two 9-mm handguns in a dumpster on Upham Avenue.