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
Updated Monday, 9 a.m.
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
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.