Stanley Staco reports two people were shot about 4 a.m. outside a house party on Lincoln Street One of the victims was found at the scene; the other showed up at Milton Hospital in a car with shot-out windows.
UPDATE: Police identify the victim as Luis Ramos, 40. His friends knew him as Red.
Boston Police reports he was in his late 30s and add:
Preliminary information indicates that the shooting may have been precipitated by a confrontation related to road rage.
Police are... Read more
Boston Police report charging a Hyde Park teen with murdering a man in his 20s around 10:30 a.m. on Centre Street near the Arborway, then opened fire on an officer who started chasing him.
Boston Police report the murder happened outside 891 Centre St., near the Arborway rotary.
Boston Police say a man whose body was found around 9 p.m. at 8 Shetland St. died of stab wounds.
The stabbing happened across the street from the headquarters of the Boston Police Patrolmen's Association.
Ed. note: I've closed the comments on this post because a post about a murder is not the place for racist spewing.... Read more
Update, 10:55 p.m. Davidson has died
Update, 8:30 p.m. WBZ identifies the doctor as Michael Davidson, a cardiac surgeon from Wellesley.
Updated, 1:25 p.m.
A man walked into... Read more
Boston Police report Boston and New York detectives teamed up today to arrest a man wanted for killing Pippin Roe, 40, whose body was found in a wooded area near 1542 Columbus Ave. on July 13, 2014.
Ritcher Baez, 24, of New York, was charged with murder.
UPDATE: Victim identified as Alex DoSouto.
Ed. note: Posting about this September murder now because BPD never reported on it when it happened - I discovered this case on a BPD list of unsolved murders.
Boston Police report that Jimmy Velasquez, 49, was shot to death around 11:15 p.m. on Sept. 14 at 14 Glenarm St.
Boston Police report a man in his 20s was stabbed repeatedly around 4:30 a.m. at 568 Blue Hill Ave. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Two other men were also stabbed, but are expected to survive.
UPDATE: Victim identified as William Davis, 20.
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