UPDATE, 4/30/12: Man charged with the murder.
The homicide unit is at 47 Winston Rd., where a body was found this morning.
The victim is Dorchester's 27th murder victim this year (map).
The homicide unit was on scene outside Dearborn Liquors, 60 Dearborn St., Tuesday night. The suspect may be a black man in his late 30s or early 40s, with "Jamaican style" hair under a long cap, who rode away on a bicycle.
UPDATE: Police say death was a homicide.
Although police say her cause of death will be determined by an autopsy, they are asking anybody who might know anything about the death to contact homicide detectives at 617-343-4470 or by calling the anonymous tip... Read more
UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim, a man in his 40s, died at Boston Medical Center.
A man was shot around 9:45 p.m. at 21 Nazing St. He was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police shut the entire street to search for evidence and witnesses.
The suspect was described as black, average height, thin build, dressed all in black,... Read more
A man in his 40s was found shot around 1 a.m. outside 20 Nahant Ave. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead, a police spokesman said this morning.
The man, not otherwise identified by police, is Dorchester's 22nd murder victim this year.
Boston Police report a 22-year-old man died after being shot repeatedly around 11:45 p.m. at the Mobil station at Blue Hill Avenue and Babson Street.
Boston Police report two men were shot around 9 p.m. outside 40 Kensington Park. One victim, in his mid 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other, in his mid 30s, was taken to Boston Medical Center in critical condition.
This was the second fatal double shooting on Kensington Park in less than two months.
The dead victim is Roxbury's seventh murder... Read more
Both were taken to Boston Medical Center. The 16-year-old died not long after; the 14-year-old remains near death, police say.
Channel 5 reports the shooter was on a bicycle when he fired at the two repeatedly.
The dead teen is Dorchester's 21st murder... Read more