Murder

By - 5/13/17 - 11:02 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Mark Edwards, 22, of Dorchester.

Around 10:55 p.m. outside 15 Nottingham St. Boston Police report he was declared dead at the scene.

A car was also hit by gunfire.

By - 5/7/17 - 1:36 pm

Boston Police report a man in his 20s was shot at 50 Rexford St. in Mattapan around 9:45 p.m. on Friday. He was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. Read more.

By - 5/5/17 - 11:01 pm

Around 10:25 p.m. at 5 Groom St., off Humphreys.

Boston Police report the man, in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

By - 5/5/17 - 9:43 pm
Outside the murder scene

Outside the murder scene. Photo by Nick Pizzolato.

UPDATE: Boston Police identify the suspect as Bampumim Teixeira, 30, of Chelsea; say the victims were a man and a woman in their 50s.

Around 8:40 p.m. in an 11th-floor penthouse unit at the Macallen Building at 141 Dorchester Ave. Cheryl Fiandaca at WBZ reports they were bound and had their throats slashed. Read more.

By - 4/28/17 - 9:38 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Dennis Levy.

Boston Police report a man, 30, was shot at 55 Cedar St. shortly before 10 p.m. on Thursday. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

By - 4/24/17 - 9:01 am

A man and a woman were shot on Thane Street around 8:40 p.m. on Sunday, according to Stanley Staco and Boston EMS Incidents. Read more.

By - 4/21/17 - 10:16 pm
Viloria

UPDATE: Boston Police report Yanuel Viloria was shot repeatedly.

Around 8:55 p.m. at 180 Ruggles St., off Tremont. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

By - 4/13/17 - 4:40 pm

UPDATE: WBZ reports it might have been road rage.

Around 4:15 p.m. outside the McDonald's at Gallivan Boulevard and Granite Avenue, possibly in a drive-by. Boston Police report the man was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

He is Boston's seventh murder victim this year, and Dorchester's fifth.

By - 3/7/17 - 1:13 pm

Boston Police report a man found stabbed around 7:45 a.m. at 66 Hartford St. died after being transported to a local hospital.

The victim was 35 and had multiple stab wounds, police say.

By - 2/21/17 - 5:38 pm
Justin Depina

UPDATE: Friends identify the victim as Justin Depina.

Around 5:10 p.m. on Dudley Street at Albion. The victim, 19, was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Boston Police report.

Anybody with information can contact homicide detectives at 617-343-4470 or the anonymous tip line by calling 800-494-TIPS or texting TIP to CRIME (27463).

By - 2/5/17 - 6:13 pm
Brianna Hardy

UPDATE: Boston Police identify the victim as Brianna Hardy, 22, of Jamaica Plain.

Two people were shot around 5:45 p.m. at 24 Juliette St. in Dorchester. One victim, a woman in her 20s, was shot in the head and died at a local hospital, Boston Police report.

Around the same time, shots were fired on Stoughton Street near Columbia Road, but nobody was hit.

The victim is Boston's fourth murder victim this year and the third in Dorchester.

By - 1/30/17 - 12:25 pm

Boston Police report finding a man in his 40s with a gunshot wound at 31 Regina Rd. around 6:30 this morning.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

He is Boston's third murder victim this year.

By - 1/22/17 - 11:25 am

Boston Police report a man was fatally shot around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday at 56 Nightingale St.

The man, in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene. He is Boston's second homicide victim this year.

By - 1/9/17 - 9:21 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Khisean Desvarieux.

Boston Police report a man who was shot twice in the stomach shortly at 2 Dearborn St. shortly before 7:30 p.m. died at a local hospital. He was 19.

He is Boston's first homicide victim this year.

By - 12/25/16 - 12:04 am

Updated, 10 a.m., 12/25.

Boston Police report finding the body of a male who appeared to be in his older teens with fatal stab wounds near the East Boston Memorial Stadium around 10:45 p.m. on Saturday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

He would be the third teen murdered in East Boston this year and the fifth since September, 2015.

By - 12/20/16 - 8:47 am

Boston Police report arresting Elba Morales, 47, of 7 Fayston St., on charges she fatally stabbed her neighbor around 12:50 a.m.

The victim, in her 30s, was taken to Boston Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead.

Morales is scheduled for arraignment in Dorchester Municipal Court today.

Innocent, etc.

By - 12/12/16 - 3:08 pm

Update: Victim identified as Robert Brewington.

Boston Police report a man in his 20s was shot around 2:55 p.m. outside 49 Bullard St. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

By - 12/9/16 - 6:59 pm

Around 4:30 p.m. off a path off Bennington Street in East Boston, near Napoles and across from the Suffolk Downs T stop.

In May, an elderly man was found with serious traumatic injuries, which killed him 10 days later.

By - 12/3/16 - 1:35 pm

Èvery Bullet Has A Name

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Èvery Bullet Has A Name

Shootin cops is your sick twisted game
A way for you to get some fame?

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Èvery Bullet Has A Name

Initiation Retaliation
Robbery Home Invasion

Druggin Thuggin Dealin Stealin
Death wishes on your mind

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Èvery Bullet Has A Name -
Death Grief Injury Trauma
Destruction Sorrow

Someone won't be alive tomorrow
Because you'll use that gun

Shootin, hidin, lookin over your shoulder
always on the run

By - 12/3/16 - 11:50 am

Victim identified as DaQuon Brown.

Boston Police report a man in a car was shot around 12:10 a.m. at Tileston and Rosemont streets. He managed to drive away, but crashed into a house a few blocks away at River and Alpine streets.

The man, in his 20s, was pronounced dead of gunshot wounds at the crash scene, police report.