Guns

By - 10/31/17 - 9:56 pm

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.

By - 10/30/17 - 12:48 pm

The Massachusetts Appeals Court ruled today that state law protects the city of Somerville from a lawsuit filed by a man who became a quadriplegic at the hands of a man with a gun police had once confiscated. Read more.

By - 10/29/17 - 9:13 pm

Shortly before 6:40 p.m., Stanley Staco reports.

By - 10/29/17 - 8:42 pm

At 7 Peninsula Pl. around 7:45 p.m., Boston Police report.

By - 10/28/17 - 9:59 am

Transit Police report arresting a man they say displayed a gun to a bus driver and threatened to kill him and a fellow passenger he'd been bothering. Read more.

By - 10/28/17 - 12:11 am

Between Parker Street and the Southwest Corridor Park, shortly before midnight, possibly as part of a road-rage incident.

By - 10/27/17 - 11:25 pm

Around 7 p.m., one in the leg, the other grazed, Scan Boston reports.

By - 10/27/17 - 10:52 pm

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.

By - 10/27/17 - 9:52 pm
Police at Franklin Field shooting scene

Police investigate the shooting scene. Photo by Gerald Grooms.

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.

By - 10/25/17 - 10:00 am

Two men have been charged with an Oct. 2 incident on Harlow Street in which one of them allegedly shot at a man sitting in a car and hit his car but missed him, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 10/22/17 - 4:21 pm

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.

By - 10/22/17 - 12:43 pm

In the chest and shoulder, shortly after midnight at 283 Lexington St., PCFN reports.

By - 10/20/17 - 5:54 pm

Boston Police report officers working a detail on the set of Denzel Washington's Equalizer 2 move in the South End used pepper spray, rather than their guns, to subdue a purse snatcher who advanced on them with a knife. Read more.

By - 10/20/17 - 9:57 am

Boston Police report a man in his 30s was shot at 417 Geneva Ave., near Westville Street, shortly after midnight. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Stanley Staco reports up to four shots may have been fired.

By - 10/17/17 - 7:24 am
Holiday Inn Express

Outside the hotel. Photo by Rick Macomber.

Rick Macomber reports a man was shot overnight at the Holiday Inn Express, 69 Boston St. at South Bay, and that he was declared dead in his fifth-floor room.

The Globe reports police say he was targeted.

By - 10/16/17 - 10:08 pm

Around 10 p.m. on Hiawatha Road, off Blue Hill Avenue, possibly in a drive-by. Nobody hit.

By - 10/14/17 - 9:45 pm

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.

By - 10/14/17 - 9:08 am

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.

By - 10/13/17 - 1:18 pm

Transit Police report officers investigating gunfire near Dudley station around 3 p.m. on Wednesday arrested a man on a gun charge. Read more.

By - 10/13/17 - 12:03 pm
Taylor

Transit Police report arresting Rosba Taylor, 25, of Lynn, on gun charges Tuesday afternoon after he allegedly tried to get onto the T at Haymarket without paying.

Read more.