By - 1/26/06 - 9:10 pm

Man holding what appeared to be a gun under his shirt robbed the store, fled.

1420 Dorchester Ave.

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By - 1/24/06 - 9:23 pm

Two men allegedly got into an argument with two women. One man charged with shooting one woman in the leg; other man charged with smacking other woman in the head with a chair. Injuries not life-threatening.

105 Lawrence Ave.

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By - 1/21/06 - 4:10 am

Two black males wanted.

American Legion Highway and Blue Hill Ave.

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By - 1/20/06 - 5:48 pm

22-year-old taken to Boston Medical Center for treatment of multiple gunshot wounds.

Ballou Ave. and Mascot St.

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By - 1/18/06 - 8:28 pm

On the City Record and Boston News-Letter, Charles Swift discusses an interesting, what-if project to extend the Emerald Necklace into Dorchester:

By - 1/18/06 - 5:33 pm

Pair robbed man of cash and jewelry; arrested soon after on Bailey Street - no weapon recovered.

172 Ashmont St.

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By - 1/17/06 - 11:29 pm

Three armed, masked suspects sought: Victim claims one hit him in face with gun, demanded money and drugs.

40 Willis St.

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By - 1/15/06 - 4:50 pm

Allegedly shot in right arm from car with a group of males inside. Injuries not life threatening.

248 Bowdoin St.

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By - 1/11/06 - 10:30 pm

Man says he was walking on E. Cottage St. when he was shot. Injury not life threatening.

E. Cottage St near Pleasant St.

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By - 1/8/06 - 8:04 pm

Man reports being shot at; police found ballistic evidence and windows apparently broken by bullets.

10 Wilcock St.

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By - 1/8/06 - 5:15 am

Man says he was slashed in the arm when he told would-be robber he had no wallet.

Ditson Street

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By - 1/6/06 - 11:21 pm

Man tells police six youths put a gun to his head and demanded money. Made off with $80.

1768 Dorchester Ave.

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By - 1/6/06 - 8:26 pm

Several bullet holes found in and near front door; some rounds actually found in walls inside house. No injuries reported.

Trull Street (near Glen)

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By - 1/5/06 - 9:20 pm

Antonio Brown 34, of Dorchester arrested for Assault with Intent to Murder for stabbing 33 year-old male victim from Dorchester. Victim treated at Boston Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries.

12 Standish St.

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By - 1/5/06 - 9:35 am

Student at Jeremiah Burke High School served DYS warrant resisted, began to struggle. After cuffing him, officers recovered a knife and a loaded handgun.

60 Washington St.

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By - 1/3/06 - 8:26 pm

Victim not hurt; State police pick up one suspect in Milton, other at large.

459 Columbia Rd.

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By - 1/1/06 - 4:46 pm

An unknown white male, armed with a firearm, robed the victim at Harry's Laundry of an undisclosed amount; fled on foot toward the Ashmont T stop.

1866 Dorchester Ave.

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By - 1/1/06 - 1:41 pm

The victim reports while walking on Whitfield Street he was approached by two black males who shot him. Viictim transported to Brigham and Womens. No arrests made.

2 Thane St.

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By - 12/19/05 - 9:00 am

Strangely, though, the correction to the story that alleged Boston police had detained two people in connection with the Dorchester quadruple slaying did not run on page 1. The Herald writes today:

While saying certain aspects of the story were inaccurate, police sources acknowledged others "were not beyond the realm of probability."

By - 12/18/05 - 1:37 pm

The Herald today reports: POLICE NAB TWO - BREAK IN MASSACRE MYSTERY. Sergeant Detective Thomas Sexton, commander of the Boston PD's Office of Media Relations, uses the department's new blog to say the story is absolutely incorrect:

The "sources" are not credible. THE STORY IS NOT TRUE.