Murder

By - 6/20/11 - 3:17 pm

Updated at 9:30 p.m.

Police are looking for a suspect who may have fired into a car on Blue Hill Avenue near Harvard Street, fatally wounding a man and injuring his female companion in front of a troubled building.

Boston Police report the two were shot around 2:40 p.m. outside 826 Blue Hill Ave., where police have conducted drug investigations in the past and... Read more

By - 6/17/11 - 9:22 pm

Boston Police report a man in his early 20s was shot to death around 8:45 p.m. at 453 Blue Hill Ave.

Blue Hill Avenue between Geneva and Devon and Warren Street from Blue Hill to Elm Hill were shut down as police hunt for a shooter, Stanley Staco reports.... Read more

By - 6/5/11 - 11:10 pm

UPDATED Monday.

Boston Police report two 23-year-old men were shot, one fatally, around 10:15 p.m. at 115 Brookway Rd. by the Archdale housing project.

The surviving victim was taken to Brigham and Women's Hospital in critical condition, police say.

By - 5/31/11 - 10:51 pm

UPDATED, 6/1

Boston Police report a man was shot shortly before 10 p.m. at 113 Evans St. has died, aged 20. Stanley Staco tweets the man was shot in the head.... Read more

By - 5/31/11 - 9:58 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot and killed around 8 p.m. at Humphreys Street and Humphreys Place.... Read more

By - 5/30/11 - 8:19 pm

Boston Police report finding a man with a gunshot wound outside 29 Selden St. around 9:40 p.m., Sunday.

He was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

By - 5/30/11 - 8:10 pm

Boston Police report a man, 22, was found with multiple gunshot wounds around 10:15 p.m. Sunday at Itasca and Messinger streets in Mattapan.

He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.... Read more

By - 5/23/11 - 9:46 am

UPDATE: Teen arrested, charged with murder.

The Boston Fire Department reports a basement fire at 877 Saratoga St. claimed a life around 8 a.m. and sent a firefighter to the hospital with a back injury.

Boston fire inspectors and police homicide detectives are now on the scene of the fire, a two-story home.

Boston's last fatal fire was also in East Boston,... Read more

By - 5/15/11 - 9:28 am

UPDATE: Man arrested for murder of Andrew Wyman, claims self defense.

A man stabbed right outside Boston Medical Center around 8:20 a.m. was rushed into surgery there but died, Boston Police report. Police identified him only as a white male in his late 20s.

Stanley Staco reports the killer may have fled the scene at 784 Massachusetts Ave. in a white... Read more

By - 5/7/11 - 6:04 pm

Channel 4 reports a fight that pitted one guy against several others on the platform after 2 p.m. ended when he was shot and killed.

The Globe reports four men were taken out of 49 Savin Hill Ave. in handcuffs not long after.... Read more

By - 4/20/11 - 8:25 am

Boston Police report a man found shot in the head on Trull Street shortly after 1 a.m. has died.

The victim is described as black and about 23.... Read more

By - 3/26/11 - 10:41 pm

Boston Police report a 24-year-old man was shot around 7:40 p.m. on Saturday near 37 Ellington St.

He was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. Stanley Staco reports he was shot in the back.

The man, not identified by police, was Dorchester's fourth murder victim this year and the second in less than a week.... Read more

By - 3/24/11 - 3:40 pm

Boston Police report an 18-year-old was gunned down around 3:10 p.m. at Norfolk and Whitman streets. Police did not identify him, but family and friends identified him last night as Kris McKinney.

Immediately following the shooting, police were looking for two black males in a red truck with New York plates.... Read more

By - 3/14/11 - 11:22 pm

Boston Police report a teen, 18, was found with multiple gunshot wounds around 10:47 p.m. yesterday at 19 Groom St. in Dorchester, He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Tbe Dorchester Reporter reports the teen lived next door to Isaura Mendes, a peace activist who has lost two sons of her own to murder.... Read more

By - 3/2/11 - 6:26 am

Boston Police report two men were shot outside 285 Tremont St. around 2 a.m. Both got themselves to Boston Medical Center, where one died.

Two men were arrested following the shootings - additional gunfire inside a garage at 275 Tremont St. - but have not been charged with the murder. Andrew Flonory, 26, of Brockton and Joshua Hollis, 22, of Cambridge, were both charged... Read more

By - 2/25/11 - 5:11 pm

Boston Police report a man was stabbed to death around 10 a.m. today at 80 Ames Way in Franklin Field.

Cherry Clinton, 28, was arrested for what police say was a "domestic" murder. The victim, not identified by police, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Innocent, etc.

By - 2/8/11 - 8:12 am

21 Kenney St..

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim, a woman in her 30s, was found with head trauma around 7:45 a.m. and was pronounced dead at the scene.... Read more

By - 12/16/10 - 10:06 pm

Boston Police report a man, 21, was found with gunshot wounds around 4:15 p.m. at 48 Horadan Way. He was taken to Brigham and Women's Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.... Read more

By - 12/14/10 - 11:30 pm

Wild discrepancy between two sets of crime data released by the Boston Police Department.

Two weeks before year-end, Boston has seen a leveling or drop in most major crime categories throughout each neighborhood, when comparing 2010 to 2009 year to date figures.

What's disturbing is that the homicide level in the city has exploded more than 50%, rising from 46 to 73 murders, thus far.... Read more

By - 11/29/10 - 6:06 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot around 5:30 p.m. at 21 Crowell St. on the Dorchester/Mattapan line. The 36-year-old man was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

He is Dorchester's 30th murder victim this year (map).... Read more

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