WCVB reports a man was found stabbed to death around 6:30 p.m. on Friday on Adams Street, near Pierce Street.
The Dorchester Reporter identifies him as Sean Dwyer, owner of the Clover City Unisex Barber Shop.
His body, in the middle of the road, was first spotted by passengers on an MBTA bus and police at first thought he had been hit by... Read more
God Sees Red
Look at my people, my created
Killing, angry, murder at the drop of a pin
Some don't realize the trouble they're in
Jealousy, revenge, hate
Hastening the death rate
I look at my children
I see red
Their blood - red
My anger - red
My Son's Blood - red
Shed for their sins
My... Read more
UPDATE: Rosa found dead in Rehoboth.
Boston Police have issued a statewide BOLO for Paulo Rosa, who allegedly murdered his girlfriend at their apartment at 45 Bowdoin St.
Her body was discovered around 4 p.m.
The victim was pronounced deceased on the scene. Pending the results of an autopsy, the cause and manner of death will remain under investigation.
Rosa, 30, may have... Read more
Around 9:40 p.m. outside 274 Main St. At least one of the victim's injuries were severe enough to have the homicide unit called in, just in case.
Police are looking for two men who fired the shots, one white, one black, both about 5'10" to 6' and both wearing hoodies, who ran onto Salem Street,... Read more
Shots fired, shotspotter on, 911, what's goin on?
Tires squeal, bullets fly, oh God I hear a baby cry!
Sirens wail, an old woman frail... falls down...her heart begins to fail.
Police, ambulances, a man, blood on his face, will they live?
Maybe... God's grace.
Curious neighbors gather round, some just stare at the ground.
In some houses lights... Read more
Too many guns
dying and crying
So many afraid to walk the streets
prisoners in their own homes
Too many guns
in the wrong hands
Neighborhoods and schools turned into
What do we do?
What do we say?
Where is hope for
just one day?
Just one day
without bad news... Read more
UPDATE: The more seriously injured victim died.
Shortly after 11 p.m. in an apartment at 226 Margaretta Dr., in a fight involving a woman, her boyfriend and her ex-boyfriend. The victim, one of the two men, was shot in the stomach by the other man. Because of the seriousness of his injuries, the homicide unit was summoned. The other man was also injured; unclear... Read more
Police say officers were originally responding to a report of gunfire in the area of Shawmut Avenue and Lenox Street.
Boston Police report arresting a Quincy man for a fatal stabbing on Bowdoin Street last Thursday.
Police say officers found Gerald Williamson, 31, suffering from a stab wound around 7:20 p.m. on Thursday at 205 Bowdoin St. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he died.
Earlier today, police arrested Edgardo Clark, 29, of Quincy, and charged him with Williamson's murder.
Innocent,... Read more
Boston Police report Santo Alcadio Bernabel, 69, of Hazelton, PA, suffered multiple stab wounds at 104 Winthrop St. Friday night and that they and Boston Fire investigators are now looking at whether the five-alarm fire was set.
As of tonight, Boston Police Homicide Detectives along with the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office have retained jurisdiction in this case. Boston Police and Boston Fire... Read more
Boston Police report a man stabbed around midnight at 5 Ames St. was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim, Adrian Gonzalez, 17, died.
It's the latest shooting in recent days in the streets surrounding the intersection of Columbus Avenue and Washington Street:
Around 8:15 a.m. at Blue Hill Avenue and Charlotte Street. One woman's injuries were serious enough the homicide unit was summoned. The second woman, found a couple blocks away at American Legion Highway, was grazed to the leg.
A gun was recovered a couple blocks away and three suspects placed in... Read more
Around 9:30 p.m. at 93 Devon St. The homicide unit was summoned due to the severity of the victim's injuries.
Police are looking for two black men in hoodies who walked out of an alley across the street and opened fire.... Read more
Stanley Staco reports that around 2:45 a.m., people inside an SUV fired at least 16 shots at a man standing at Tremont and Aguadilla streets.
Boston Police report the man, in his early 20s, was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.