Murder

By - 2/22/18 - 6:23 pm

VIOLENCE IN MUSIC
This is part of the problem.

1 As Deadly as Can Be Song by Necro
https://youtu.be/Xej4Oc3Lpco

2 Dead Body Disposal Song by Necro
https://genius.com/Necro-dead-body-disposal-lyrics

3 Stray Bullet
Song by Organized Konfusion
https://g.co/kgs/7pTzcD

By - 2/22/18 - 12:03 pm
Patterson way shooting scene

Crime scene. Photo by KMV.

Boston Police report a man was shot shortly after midnight at Patterson Way and Rev. Burke Street in the Old Colony development. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

He is Boston's ninth murder victim in 2018.

By - 2/14/18 - 11:32 pm

Boston Police report a man, believed to be in his 30s, was fatally shot outside 102 Winthrop St. around 6:45 p.m. Read more.

By - 2/6/18 - 10:36 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Dwayne Nelson, 27, of Haverhill.

Boston EMS Incidents reports the man was shot at Norton and Bowdoin streets shortly before 8 p.m. and declared dead at the scene.

He is Boston's seventh murder victim this year.

By - 2/3/18 - 3:33 pm

Boston Police identify the victim as John Colon, 20, of Dorchester.

Two men were shot on Trull Street off Hancock around 1:50 p.m., Stanley Staco reports. Boston Police report one of the men, believed to be in his 20s, was shot multiple times and died at a local hospital.

This is the sixth Boston murder in 2018.

By - 1/31/18 - 10:44 pm
Scene of Roxbury murder

Murder scene. Photo by KMV.

Boston Police report a man was shot around 9:35 p.m. at 102 Brook Ave. KMV reports the man, believed to be in his 30s, was shot repeatedly as he sat in a car.

By - 1/14/18 - 5:35 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police identify the victim as Chad O'Connor, 17.

Around 5:30 p.m. on Kenwood Street just off Washington. Boston Police report he was declared dead at the scene.

By - 1/13/18 - 9:42 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report one victim has died; the other is expected to survive. Both were in their 20s. NECN reports the victim was Jamal Bannister, 24.

Two men in a car were shot around 9:30 p.m. at Boylston and Gloucester streets, one repeatedly, according to Boston EMS Incidents. The homicide unit has been called in due to the severity of his injuries, Chargemyline reports.

Boylston is shut due to the investigation.

By - 1/11/18 - 5:13 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Shaquille Browder, 21.

Two people were shot in the parking lot of the Burger King at Columbia Road and Washington Street around 2 p.m., according to Boston EMS Incidents. One later died, Boston Police report.

Both that man and a second, found with non-fatal injuries, were in their early 20s, police say.

The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of at least one victim's injuries. Read more.

By - 1/11/18 - 4:08 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police identify the victim as Alexander Mervin, 22, of Revere.

Boston Police report a man in his early 20s was fatally shot at 31 Whittier St. around 1:45 p.m.

He is Boston's first murder victim this year.

By - 12/24/17 - 9:39 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim, Kurtis DePina, 19, died at the hospital.

A man was shot around 9:10 p.m. at 150 Wellington Hill St. in Mattapan. A relative drove him to Faulkner Hospital in Jamaica Plain, from which he was then transported to a trauma center. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of his injuries.

By - 12/23/17 - 11:07 am
Murder scene

Evidence markers at murder scene. Photo by KMV.

Boston Police report the victim was David Charlebois, 48.

Boston Police report a man who appeared to be in his 20s was shot at Lenoxdale Avenue and Hill Top Street around 3:15 a.m. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

By - 12/19/17 - 8:07 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Phillip Demings, 17.

At Bowdoin and Adams Street around 7:15 p.m., Will and Coli and Boston EMS Incidents report.

By - 12/10/17 - 5:35 pm

At Orleans and Marginal streets around 4:40 p.m., Chargemyline reports.

WCVB reports the victim, Duncan Ketter, may have been shot in a car, then dumped there. Ketter was 19.

In 2014, Ketter ran across Orange Line tracks at North Station to help save a man who'd fallen on the tracks.

By - 12/6/17 - 9:00 pm
Ameen Lacy and Jose Montero

UPDATE: Jose Montero, 19, (shown right) died later that night. Ameen Lacy, 17, (left) died on Dec. 8. GoFundMe pages set up for the families of Montero and Lacy.

Scan Boston reports that shortly before 8 p.m., two people were found shot on Parker Street near Tremont and that a third victim was found shot in the back on Sewall Street, on the other side of Tremont.

By - 12/2/17 - 8:02 am
Peguero's murder scene in Dorchester.
Nat Gomes

UPDATE: Friends are identifying the victim as Nat Gomes, a worker in the store.

KMV reports the man was shot inside Peguero's Market, 218 Bowdoin St. in Dorchester. Boston Police report the victim, a man in his 20s, was shot around 11:45 p.m. on Friday and was pronounced dead at the scene.

By - 11/28/17 - 8:47 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Angel Suazo, 16, of South Boston.

Boston Police report two teens, one 15 and one 16, were shot shortly after 11 p.m. on Monday at 264 O'Callaghan Way in the Mary Ellen McCormack project. The 16-year-old was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The younger teen was taken to another local hospital, where he is expected to survive.

By - 11/23/17 - 1:33 pm

Boston Police report the death of a man found at 34 Temple St. with "undetermined traumatic injuries" has been ruled a murder. Read more.

By - 11/21/17 - 3:31 pm

Thomas Frank Isaac Jr., 21, of Braintree was arraignnetd on a murder charge today for the death of Nelson Torres-Santa, 55, who was found dead and partially decomposed in his 330 Bowdon Str. apartment on the afternoon of Nov. 13. Read more.

By - 11/6/17 - 8:18 pm
Massachusetts Avenue crime scene

Crashed car at Mass. Ave. and Huntington. Photo by Kitty.

UPDATE: Victim identified as Brent Stevenson, 37.

Around 8:05 p.m. About five shots fired, one car crashed, SUV sped off. Homicide unit called in. Read more.