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.
Boston Police report a large party in a room at the Doubletree Hotel on Mt. Vernon Street early Saturday spilled into the street outside and ended with two men stabbed, one fatally.
Police have yet to make any arrests for the stabbings, which happened around 2:35 a.m., but Capt. John Greland at C-6 says there is "a very active investigation."...Read more
This is Boston's first murder in nearly three weeks, following a double murder less than a mile away on Rosewood Street.
Updated 7:15 p.m.
A 14-year-old police say shot his 9-year-old brother to death this morning will be arraigned on charges of involuntary manslaughter and illegal weapons possession next week, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.
Boston Police report a man and a woman, both in their 20s, were fatally shot around 2:45 a.m. outside 92 Rosewood St.
Family and friends are mourning the death of Rick "Slick" Knight, a barber, father and uncle who was gunned down shortly before 6 p.m. in the barber shop at the rear of Good Eats at 996 Tremont St.
He is Boston's third murder victim this month.
UPDATE: Victim identified as Brandon John, a student at Madison Park.
Mark Parkinson reports police are looking for a maroon Camaro seen fleeing the scene - and three men who fled on foot.
Boston's second murder of the day - and year - happened...Read more
UPDATE, Friday: William Earl, was ordered held without bail on a charge of murder for the death of Samuel Constant, 19.
A man was stabbed to death in the Georgetowne development on the Hyde Park/West Roxbury line shortly before 6 p.m., Boston Police report.
The victim's alleged murderer was taken to a local hospital for treatment of what police say is a non-life-threatening...Read more