Murder

By - 5/25/12 - 3:09 pm

The Globe reports a man in his 20s was shot to death on Leyland Street Thursday night.

By - 5/4/12 - 11:00 am

UPDATE: Revere man arrested for murder of John Barrientos.

Boston Police report finding a man with "multiple traumas" around 7 a.m. outside 220 Chelsea St. in East Boston.

The exact cause of his death remains under investigation. Peter Schworm of the Globe, however, tweets neighbors told him police were calling it a stabbing.... Read more

By - 4/28/12 - 3:20 pm

Boston Police report finding a 22-year-old man with a gunshot wound on Tremont Street, midway between Stuart and Oak, around 2 a.m. He was taken around the corner to Tufts Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

By - 4/27/12 - 7:22 pm

UPDATE: Arrest made.

There was a fatal shooting at 132 Hyde Park Ave. around 6:30 p.m. at 132 Hyde Park Avenue, near Walk Hill, Scott Eisen reports.

Police shut Hyde Park Avenue as they began their investigation, but the road is now re-opened to traffic.

Casey, who lives a few doors down, reports from the scene:

That was horrible. People crying in

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By - 4/20/12 - 2:55 pm

TorresPhotos from BPD.

A Suffolk County grand jury has indicted an East Boston man for the death of Michael Costa 13 months after Costa was beaten to the ground at a bus stop on Nov. 2, 2010. Boston Police and the Suffolk County District Attorney's office have launched a manhunt for... Read more

By - 4/19/12 - 3:26 pm

[float=right]IMAGE(http://i167.photobucket.com/albums/u129/KameronsMamma/gun-1.jpg)[/float]In the last 3 days in Boston, 10 people have been shot and 2 have died from gun shot wounds. In all likelihood, all of these crimes were committed with illegal guns.

www.MayorsAgainstIllegalGuns.org has proposed Federal legislation that would help get illegal guns off the streets. Ask your Congressman, Senators and neighbors if they support it.

The... Read more

By - 4/19/12 - 11:41 am

WBUR reports a male student was found with gunshot wounds on Allston Street across from Glenville Avenue around 2:30 a.m. and was pronounced dead at the scene. BU Today reports he was a student in the Graduate School of Management. Boston Police report he was 24.... Read more

By - 4/18/12 - 9:57 pm

Update, 12:50 p.m.: Boston Police report the victim, 20, died at Boston Medical Center.

Brian D'Amico reports a man was shot shortly before 9 p.m. outside the Price Rite, 871 River St., and was taken to Boston Medical Center in bad shape. Police are looking for a white Subaru spotted driving down River Street into Hyde Park.... Read more

By - 4/17/12 - 4:25 pm

UPDATE: Suspect arrested.

Boston Police report a man and a woman sitting in a car at a gas station at the intersection of Blue Hill Avenue and Moreland Street were shot shortly after 4 p.m.

The man was pronounced dead at Boston Medical Center. The woman was treated at Boston Medical Center for a non-life-threatening injury, police say.... Read more

By - 4/16/12 - 4:30 pm

Update: Arrest made.

Boston Police report a 67-year-old woman was found with a stab wound around 10 a.m. at 737 E. 7 St.

The victim, suffering from life threatening injuries, was transported to Boston Medical Center where she was pronounced deceased as a result of her injuries sustained. Homicide detectives are awaiting the results of an autopsy to determine the cause and

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By - 3/31/12 - 8:15 pm

UPDATE: Man arrested for the murder of Jason Withers.

Boston Police report a man was shot repeatedly inside a Warren Street convenience store early this morning.

The man, in his mid-20s, was found with multiple gunshot wounds inside the 24Seven Convenience Store, 655 Warren St., around 4:25 a.m., police say. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he died.... Read more

By - 2/29/12 - 11:54 am

Boston Police report finding a man in his 40s dead of a gunshot wound around 8:55 p.m. outside 151 Homestead St.

He is Boston's seventh murder victim this year.... Read more

By - 2/24/12 - 9:21 am

UPDATE: Arrest made.

Boston Police report finding a man found shot to death in front of 93 Burrell St. around 11:15 p.m.

The victim was 25.... Read more

By - 2/21/12 - 8:33 am

Updated with arraignment information.

A Dorchester man was charged with stabbing his downstairs neighbor to death early this morning.

Tu Nguyen, 28, of 45 Codman Hill Ave. was ordered to Bridgewater for 20 days of observation at his arraignment in Dorchester District Court, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Police officers responding to a 911 call from a young girl staying with Mary... Read more

By - 2/19/12 - 10:04 pm

Updated Monday, 9 a.m.

Brian D'Amico reports a man was shot around 9:30 p.m. in Blackstone Square.

The man, 21, known to his friends as Humz and Hum Greazy, is Boston's third homicide victim this year and the second Villa Victoria resident to be gunned down since September, when Alex Sierra was murdered.... Read more

By - 2/19/12 - 10:00 pm

UPDATE, April 6, 2013: Suspect arrested.

Monday update: Boston Police report the woman, Keosha Gilmore, 25, has died. She is Boston's fourth murder victim this year. She was a graduate of Madison Park High School.

Around 9 p.m. in a car on Alabama Street, Brian D'Amico tweets.... Read more

By - 2/9/12 - 11:12 pm

UPDATE, 4/30/12: Man charged with the murder.

Colin Young reports a bludgeoning death tonight in an apartment at Tremont and Cunard streets. Brian D'Amico reports at least one of three suspects is in custody.

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim was in his 50s and pronounced dead at the scene. "The preliminary investigation indicates that this was not a random... Read more

By - 1/14/12 - 5:19 pm

Boston Police report a man in his 20s was shot shortly before 2 p.m. at 23 Trull St. He was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

The house is across the street from where Edward Andrade was fatally shot in the head last April.... Read more

By - 12/24/11 - 9:26 pm

Boston Police report a Hispanic man in his early 20s was found stabbed at 100 Meridian St. He was taken to Mass. General, where he was pronounced dead.... Read more

By - 12/9/11 - 10:21 am

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).

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