Murder

By - 8/29/11 - 8:46 pm

UPDATE: Man charged with murder.

Boston Police report Barbara Tagen, 65, was killed in her apartment at 385 Dorchester St. sometime before her body was discovered around 10:30 a.m. on Saturday. Police found her body "suffering from trauma."

By - 8/28/11 - 3:35 pm

Boston Police report finding a man, 26, with multiple gunshot wounds around 7 p.m., Saturday, at 11 Fayston St.

The man was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead. He is Dorchester's 19th murder victim this year (map).... Read more

By - 8/26/11 - 10:25 am

Boston Police report finding a man in his mid to late 20s with multiple gunshot wounds behind 18 Hosmer St., around 4:10 a.m. He was pronounced at the scene.... Read more

By - 8/23/11 - 9:36 pm

Boston Police report a 23-year-old man was stabbed to death around 12:10 a.m. at 92 Sumner St.

Lester James, 24, of Dorchester, was arrested this afternoon on a charge of murder, police say. He is scheduled for arraignment tomorrow in Dorchester District Court.

The victim, not identified by police, is Dorchester's 18th murder victim this year (map), but the first in August.... Read more

By - 8/23/11 - 8:52 am

UPDATE: Boston Police report one of the victims has died, and that both victims, both in their 20s, were "well known to police."

Boston Police tweet two people were shot around 9:30 p.m. yesterday at 3 Kensington Park, off Warren Street. The Globe reports one was shot in the head.... Read more

By - 8/22/11 - 8:29 am

Viking StarlinerViking StarlinerVictim identified as Robert McDaniel; had escaped death twice before.

Boston Police report the man had been on a harbor cruise on the Viking Starliner and that a fight may have broken out on the ship. The victim, identified only as a man... Read more

By - 8/10/11 - 11:03 am

UPDATE, 5:40 p.m. Randy Moore, is scheduled for arraignment tomorrow on murder charges in Brighton District Court, the Suffolk County DA's office says. The neighbor he allegedly shot to death was 70, used a wheelchair.

UPDATE, 12:53 p.m.: Suspect reported in custody.

17 Ledgemere Rd., opposite Chestnut Hill Avenue. SWAT team, negotiator, additional officers from across the city on the way. The man periodically... Read more

By - 8/7/11 - 12:54 pm

Shooting scene: At 1:45 p.m., police were still combing the second-floor apartment.Shooting scene: At 1:45 p.m., police were still combing the second-floor apartment.

Boston Police report three people were shot around 3:45 a.m. at 3964 Washington St. A woman, 43,... Read more

By - 8/6/11 - 2:59 pm

Boston Police report a man in his early 30s was found shot to death at the corner of East Berkeley Street and Harrison Avenue around 4:50 a.m. - around the corner from where the MBTA recently put up a prominent tower-mounted camera. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

By - 7/31/11 - 8:27 pm

Boston Police report four men were shot around 12:20 this morning and that one died tonight.

Police say the victim, 20, was found at the shooting scene at 40 Ames St. The other three fled before police arrived and were found elsewhere. Two victims, 18 and 21, were found on the other side of Harambee Park at 148 Talbot St. and are expected... Read more

By - 7/31/11 - 1:48 pm

Boston Police report a man in his early 20s was found lying on the ground around 4:40 a.m. at 25 Trotter Ct.. He was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple stab wounds.... Read more

By - 7/26/11 - 8:28 am

UPDATE: Two men charged with the murders.

Boston Police report finding two people shot to death around 12:40 a.m. at 957 Hyde Park Ave.

On arrival officers were met by a community member who reported hearing shots fired from the first floor of the apartment building. Officers entered the apartment and located a male victim in his thirties and a 24 year

... Read more
By - 7/24/11 - 8:54 pm

Updated 8:30 p.m., Sunday.

Boston Police report finding Alessa Castellon, 21, shot to death around 3:05 a.m. at 50 Granger St.

Junior Fernandes, 22, of Dorchester, was arrested this afternoon on charges of murder, unlawful possession of a firearm and unlawful possession of ammunition.

Castellon, known to her friends as A Banga, is Dorchester's 16th murder victim this year (map).

Innocent, etc.... Read more

By - 7/8/11 - 9:56 am

Boston Police report a man in his 30s was found with multiple gunshot wounds around 11:20 p.m., Thursday at Mountain Avenue and Mascot Street in Dorchester. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.... Read more

By - 7/5/11 - 12:47 am

Updated Monday morning. Complete list and map of violent crimes over the weekend.

At least sixteen people were shot this holiday weekend, four fatally.

Boston Police report two men found in a car with gunshot wounds on Columbia Road near Wyola Place were declared dead. Photo of the scene.... Read more

By - 7/4/11 - 11:41 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim died.

AlertNewEngland reports a man was taken away from 60 Hollander St. in critical condition after being shot around 8 p.m.

By - 7/4/11 - 11:33 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report one of the victims has died.

AlertNewEngland reports three people were shot around 10 p.m. on Norton Street near Bowdoin Street.... Read more

By - 6/29/11 - 9:04 am

Boston Police report a man in his late 30s was found shot to death around 1:40 a.m. at 45 Olney St.

He's Boston's 21st murder victim this year.

By - 6/26/11 - 10:45 pm

Updated Monday afternoon.

Boston Police report a man was shot repeatedly around 9:20 p.m. outside 4 Sumner St. He was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.... Read more

By - 6/26/11 - 3:25 pm

Boston Police a man who was shot around 11 p.m. on Saturday at Dearborn and Eustis streets in Roxbury managed to get himself to Boston Medical Center, but died not long after.

Police said the man, 21, had more than one gunshot wound.... Read more

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