Murder

By - 2/20/14 - 11:47 pm

He was shot in the head, around 11:30 p.m. near Messenger Street, Brian D'Amico reports. And he was declared dead not long after, BEMS Incidents reports.

This is Boston's first murder in nearly three weeks, following a double murder less than a mile away on Rosewood Street.

2014 murders in Boston.

By - 2/7/14 - 12:15 pm

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.

By - 1/27/14 - 5:44 am

Boston Police report a man and a woman, both in their 20s, were fatally shot around 2:45 a.m. outside 92 Rosewood St.

The Globe reports police think the murders are related to the shooting death of a man outside the Ashmont Tedeschi store a few hours earlier.

They are Boston's seventh and eighth murder victims this year.

By - 1/26/14 - 10:02 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Julien Printemps.

A man in his 20s was shot repeatedly outside the Tedischi shop at 1886 Dorchester Ave., around 9:50 p.m. Boston Police report he was pronounced dead at the scene.

He is Boston's sixth murder victim this month.

By - 1/24/14 - 6:50 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Trevain "Freshy" Keene.

Stanley Staco reports a man was shot in the head around 6:25 p.m. behind 82 Callender St.

Boston Police report the victim was in his 20s and was shot several times.

By - 1/18/14 - 8:36 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim died at Boston Medical Center.

Around 8:15 p.m. at Blue Hill Avenue and Evelyn Street.

Stanley Staco reports he was shot in the chest.

That makes four murders this year.

By - 1/14/14 - 7:51 pm

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.

The shop is a couple blocks away from where Joseph Morante was shot to death last year.

By - 1/10/14 - 12:14 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Brandon John, a student at Madison Park.

Stanley Staco reports a man was found gunned down shortly after 11 p.m. at 136 Rowe St.

By - 1/9/14 - 7:38 pm

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 stab wound of his own.

Police say the murder, the first of the year, happened during a fight at 139 Margaretta Dr.

By - 12/25/13 - 10:19 am

Stanley Staco reports a man was shot around 4:30 a.m. at a party at 92 Wales St. Boston Police report the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Herald reports a woman was injured by flying glass from a car that was shot at outside the party.

By - 12/14/13 - 4:57 pm

UPDATE: Police have charged the two men with the murder.

Boston Police report a man in his 20s was shot to death around 1:45 a.m. outside 7 Havelock St.

By - 11/17/13 - 6:04 pm

UPDATE: The more seriously injured man, Edwin Santos, died; two now face murder charges.

A man was taken away in critical condition following a beating and stabbing around 5 p.m. at Bell's Market, 246 Dorchester St.

Boston EMS Incidents reports that about an hour later, another man was stabbed around the corner from the market on E. 9 St.

On Friday night, a teen was stabbed on Gates Street, about three blocks away.

By - 11/17/13 - 10:08 am
McGee

UPDATE: Boston Police identify the murder victim as Andrew McGee, 21.

Boston Police report officers responding to a ShotSpotter alert found two men shot at 8 Whitman St., off Norfolk Street, around 10:50 p.m. on Saturday.

Both were taken to Boston Medical Center, where one was pronounced dead.

By - 10/17/13 - 9:40 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Identified as Jose Lopez, 24, of Lawrence.

Stanley Staco reports a man inside a vehicle parked at 280 Humboldt Ave. was shot in the back around 9:30 p.m.

Photo of the crime scene.

By - 10/2/13 - 10:23 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police confirm the man died.

Around 10:15 p.m. at Clifton and Albion. The homicide unit was called in.

Police are looking for a black Chrysler Sebring with two occupants and a white Ford SUV with tinted windows and two occupants, both seen leaving the scene. Also a person of interest: A black man, about 20, in a dark hoodie and gray pants, seen running from the scene.

By - 9/26/13 - 1:50 pm

Angeliea Brown, 33, of Dorchester, is scheduled for arraignment tomorrow for the death of Winston Fields, 73, in his apartment at 2311 Washington St. sometime last month, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Fields was last seen alive on Aug. 9; his body was found Aug. 14.

By - 9/15/13 - 12:06 am

CastilloUPDATE: Friends and family identify the victim as Nelson B. Castillo, 25, of Roslindale. He leaves his wife and young daughter.

Shortly before midnight at 80 Archdale Rd.

This was the eighth shooting in Boston on Saturday but the only fatal one.

Last December, a man was fatally shot in the head at 20 Brookway Terrace, followed the next month by a woman being shot to death a couple blocks away on Fawndale Rd. In April, cars were shot up at 80 Archdale.

By - 9/11/13 - 1:10 pm

Boston Police report they are investigating how two men came to be lying on Greenwood Street early this morning, one of them dying in the middle of the street from what appeared to be serious head injuries, the other collapsed on a resident's porch with serious stab wounds.

By - 9/7/13 - 9:52 pm

Around 9:40 p.m. Boston Police report the victim was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Police are looking for two black men, both in hoodies, one in light jeans, one in dark jeans, who shot the victim, then ran across Blue Hill Avenue and towards H Block.

By - 9/5/13 - 10:14 pm
Walter White

Update: Friends are mourning the death of Walter White of Mattapan, Boston's newest murder victim.

Boston Police report a man shot around 6 p.m. at 502 Norfolk St. in Mattapan was pronounced dead at the scene.

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