Murder

By - 12/31/12 - 4:21 pm

Boston Police report a man found with gunshot wounds on the porch at 131 Harold St. around 1:30 a.m., Friday was taken to Brigham and Women's Hospital, where he died.

He was 39.

By - 12/25/12 - 8:50 pm

Brian D'Amico and Scott Eisen report the man was shot in the head around 8:30 p.m. at 20 Brookway Terrace in the Archdale project. Boston Police report the victim was in his 20s, was found outside the building and was pronounced dead at the scene.

By - 12/18/12 - 9:56 am

UPDATE: Police say the victim was stabbed to death.

The Globe reports homicide detectives are looking into how a body turned up near the Boston Fire Department alarm building this morning.

By - 12/15/12 - 11:38 am

UPDATE: Victim identified.

Boston Police report a man shot shortly before 11 a.m. outside 11 Windsor St., off Melnea Cass and Shawmut, was pronounced dead at the scene.

By - 12/13/12 - 8:43 pm

A man was shot around 8:30 p.m. at 39 Elmont St. Boston Police report the victim, Ronald Dias, 23, died.

A possible suspect: Black male, late 20s, early 30s, with hazel eyes and wearing black hoodie, spotted running toward Vassar.

By - 12/11/12 - 3:12 pm

UPDATE: Suspect arrested.

UPDATE: Boston Police identify the victim as Shawn Taylor, 28.

By - 11/28/12 - 2:57 pm

UPDATE: The second victim also died.

By - 10/30/12 - 11:35 am

Boston Police report a 22-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound at 1050 Tremont St. around 3:40 a.m. on Sunday. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

By - 10/22/12 - 7:50 am

Stanley Staco reports somebody was taken away in critical condition after being shot twice in the chest around 1:45 a.m. off Edson Street. Boston Police report the victim, in his 20s, was shot behind 36 Whitman Street and that he died at Boston Medical Center.

By - 10/17/12 - 8:06 pm

Expressway scene. Photo by Dan Nadworny.Expressway scene. Photo by Dan Nadworny.

Boston and State Police are swarming the area from Boston Medical Center to Freeport Street in Dorchester, looking for evidence in a shooting spree that left one man dead and that ended with arrests after a chase down the Expressway.

The incident began shortly after 6:45, when three men started firing away where Mass. Ave., Melnea Cass Boulevard and Southampton Street come together. Boston Police report he was rushed to nearby Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

By - 10/17/12 - 11:29 am

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim, Alfonso Rivas, 23, was pronounced dead at Boston Medical Center.

Police are at 14 Lyndhurst St., where officers found a person shot in the head shortly after 11 a.m. The homicide unit has been summoned, just in case.

By - 10/9/12 - 8:16 am

UPDATE: Authorities ID body as that of missing student.

The Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports another body was found this morning, near where a middle-aged man's body was found floating yesterday. No ID yet.

By - 10/6/12 - 4:40 pm

Boston Police report a man was found fatally and repeatedly stabbed around 1:10 a.m. at 11 Charles St.

UPDATE: Boston Police identify the victim as Cherby LaJoie, 39.

By - 10/5/12 - 11:39 am

Boston Police report a man was shot several times around 2 a.m. at 10 Trotter Ct. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

By - 10/1/12 - 10:19 pm

Brian D'Amico reports three people were shot on Park Street near Geneva Avenue around 10 p.m. and that one of the victims is dead.

Update, Tuesday afternoon: Boston Police report the dead victim was shot repeatedly. The other two victims, one shot in the throat on the front stairs of 230 Park St., the other, shot in the hip and shoulder, are expected to survive.

2012 Boston murder map.

By - 9/27/12 - 7:29 pm

Brian D'Amico reports two people were shot around 7:15 p.m. inside the Universal Barbershop and Salon at 436 Geneva Ave.. The dead victim was shot in the head; the woman was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm.

By - 9/11/12 - 10:49 am

Boston Police report a 19-year-old was found shot outside 57 Wheatland Ave. in Dorchester around 6:40 p.m. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he died. Police do not believe there is a connection with another teen's murder about two hours later in Mattapan.

By - 9/10/12 - 11:29 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim's name was Arthur Stewart.