Murder

By - 8/31/14 - 9:57 pm

Boston Police report a man was found shot outside 52 Claybourne St in Dorchester around 9:20 p.m. on Sunday. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

2014 murders in Boston.

By - 8/23/14 - 8:20 am

UPDATE: Boston Police report the first victim, Dawnn Jaffier, 26, died.

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

By - 8/11/14 - 9:44 pm

UPDATE: The victim died. The Globe identifies him as Antoine Marquis Dingle-Knight.

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

By - 8/1/14 - 9:00 am

Around 6:40 a.m., Stanley Staco reports. Mark Katic reports he was stabbed to death. Boston Police report the victim was in his 50s.

By - 7/19/14 - 9:11 am

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.

The scene is near where another man was shot in April, by somebody who may have fled... Read more

By - 6/30/14 - 3:30 pm

Boston Police report a man in his 30s was shot repeatedly around 2 p.m. at 73 Edgewater Dr. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

By - 6/29/14 - 8:50 pm
Walter Cook

Boston Police report officers assigned to check on the well being of a resident of 232 Brandywyne Dr. this afternoon found him dead, with several gunshot wounds. The man was in his 30s, police say.

WHDH identifies the victim as Walter Cook.... Read more

By - 6/22/14 - 10:44 pm

Boston Police report two men, both 24, were shot around 1:50 a.m. at School and Arcadia streets. Both were taken to Brigham and Women's Hospital, where one was pronounced dead and the other was expected to survive.

"At this time, the incident does not appear to be random," police say.... Read more

By - 6/8/14 - 11:51 pm

UPDATE: The Globe reports the victim died.

A man was shot around 11:30 p.m. outside 131 Harold St. by one of two people in a small red car that then sped away. Police found the crashed car about a mile away on Devon Street.

The passenger of the car was arrested on Devon Street, near Columbia Road. The driver, described as a black man,... Read more

By - 6/6/14 - 9:17 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report the man died. The Herald reports he was Michael DePina.

Around 8:45 p.m. a man on a motorcycle crashed on Taft Street near Dorchester Avenue. As he was taken away with serious injuries, police found a gun near his motorcycle, then another gun near Pleasant Street.

Police locked down Taft Street - residents were not allowed out of their... Read more

By - 5/21/14 - 1:48 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim died.

Shortly after 1:30 p.m. on Dudley Street near Humphreys Street. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

An officer driving to the hospital in relation to the shooting was in a crash on Melnea Cass Boulevard and required an ambulance to take her to the hospital.... Read more

By - 5/18/14 - 8:54 am

Boston Police report a man in his 20s was found with gunshot wound around 4:30 a.m. at Tremont and Camden streets. He was brought to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

By - 5/8/14 - 11:09 pm

A man was found shot in the stomach in a car on Cawfield Street near Eastman around 11 p.m. The homicide unit was called almost immediately.

Police are looking for two Hispanic men, one in a gray T-shirt with long sleeves and jean shorts.

By - 5/2/14 - 3:35 pm

Boston Police report a man in his 30s was found with several gunshot wounds at 9 Gladeside Ave. around 3:15 p.m. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

Police are looking for a brown, 2005 Lexus sedan seen leaving the scene.

By - 4/14/14 - 6:31 am

Boston Police report finding a man with several gunshot wounds around 1 a.m. at Regent and Dabney streets. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.... Read more

By - 4/12/14 - 2:39 pm

Body, stabbed repeatedly, found around 7 a.m. at 282 Border St., Boston Police report.

By - 4/9/14 - 8:36 pm

Updated Thursday morning.

Boston Police report a man was found shot around 7:55 p.m. at W. 5 and Dorchester streets. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Police found shell casings outside 235 W. 5, about a block away.

Because of the investigation, traffic was not allowed down the street and residents were not allowed out of... Read more

By - 3/31/14 - 11:54 am

Around 11:45 a.m. at 17 Smith St. in the Mission Main development.

Boston Police report the victim was shot multiple times.

A possible suspect is a man spotted jumping into an older gold Chrysler four-door on McGreevey Way.

The nearby Tobin School was put into "safe mode."... Read more

By - 3/14/14 - 11:35 am

Update: Death ruled a murder.

Boston Police report officers dispatched to 105 Perham St. to check on the condition of a man who lived there around 8:25 a.m. found the man dead.

By - 3/3/14 - 2:23 pm

Boston Police report a man was stabbed shortly before 5:30 a.m. on Saturday at 744 Washington St. He managed to make it to Carney Hospital, where he died, police say.... Read more

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