Dorchester

By - 9/23/17 - 10:15 pm

A man was shot at Blue Hill Avenue and Quincy Street around 10:10 p.m. Police officers arriving on scene were forced to take cover behind cars when the shooter kept shooting.

The victim was shot in the arm. No officers were hit. The shooter dropped his gun and may have fled in a car.

By - 9/23/17 - 9:45 pm

Around 9:40 p.m. on Howard Avenue near Sargent Street. Non-life-threatening injury.

By - 9/23/17 - 4:43 pm

Boston Police report arresting Jude Desparge, 18, on charges he used a knife to hold up three women Thursday and that he is also suspected of robbing two more on Friday - and sexually attacking one of those. Read more.

By - 9/23/17 - 9:48 am
Adams Street fire

Firefighters on Adams Street. Photo by BFD.

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded at 2:34 a.m. to the Blasi block of stores and offices at 756-762 Adams St. Read more.

By - 9/22/17 - 10:12 pm

Boston Police report arresting Rodney Bloomfield, 44, of Dorchester, on charges he fatally stabbed Tony Massey, 40, at 50 Bradshaw St. on Thursday. Read more.

By - 9/21/17 - 12:10 pm

The train has since been taken to the Red Line equivalent of a glue factory and service on the Ashmont branch is supposed to be OK now, the MBTA reports.

By - 9/21/17 - 11:55 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Tony Massey, 40.

NBC Boston reports an apparent fight between neighbors outside 50 Bradshaw Street around 8 a.m. ended with one dead. Read more.

By - 9/19/17 - 12:22 pm

Federal and Boston investigators are continuing to carve up a string of Boston fried-chicken places owned by Pakistani nationals and Americans of Pakistani origin in an investigation that has already led to guilty pleas by two men and the shutdown of a Hyde Park fried-chicken joint. Read more.

By - 9/17/17 - 1:14 pm

The Boston Licensing Board holds hearings on five fried-chicken take-out places in Dorchester, Roxbury and Mattapan on Tuesday to decide whether to pull their food-serving licenses after their main owner pleaded guilty to federal tax-fraud charges related to their operation. Read more.

By - 9/15/17 - 11:24 am
Gingras

Lance Holloman, 30, was charged with two murders Sunday that left an East Taunton man dying on the side of I-93 and a New Hampshire woman fatally shot in Holloman's Dorchester home, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office and State Police report.

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By - 9/15/17 - 9:53 am

Both in the stomach, shortly after 1:30 a.m. on Kingsdale Street at Standish Street, Scott Parkinson reports.

By - 9/13/17 - 8:49 pm
Jerry Gomes

Boston Police report the person shot to death on Payson Avenue last Thursday was Jerry Gomes, 16, of Roxbury.

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By - 9/13/17 - 8:10 pm

Shortly after 8 p.m. at 2 Creston Park.

By - 9/12/17 - 9:35 pm

In the leg, at Brook Avenue and Dudley Street, around 9:20 p.m.

By - 9/12/17 - 8:40 pm

Scott Stevens, Jr., 32, of East Taunton, died this afternoon at Boston Medical Center, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Stevens and his father, Scott Stevens, Sr., 54, of Raynham, were shot Sunday afternoon as they rode their motorcycles south on I-93 near Neponset Circle. His father suffered less severe injuries, police say.

By - 9/12/17 - 12:28 am
Holloman

NBC Boston reports police are investigating links between the Sunday double shooting on I-93, the murder of a woman later that night on Santuit Street and a screaming man found on the side of Rte. 140 in Franklin early this morning.

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By - 9/11/17 - 9:10 am

NBC Boston reports a man was shot, shortly after 9 p.m. on Sunday, at 124 Glenway St. His injuries were not considered life threatening.

By - 9/10/17 - 10:39 pm

At 11 Santuit St., near Roseland Street, around 10:20 p.m. The victim was declared dead at the scene, Boston Police report.

By - 9/10/17 - 7:13 pm
Cookie man on I-93 in Dorchester

Gretchen Van Ness is one of the motorists who got stuck in what turned into at least 90 minutes of gridlock on I-93 southbound this afternoon after police shut the road following a double shooting near Neponset Circle. She reports people have been "terrific" and kept their cool - and that this guy walked down the road handing out Oreos.

By - 9/10/17 - 5:35 pm

State Police report two motorcyclists were shot just before Neponset Circle on I-93 southbound shortly after 5 p.m. by somebody in a Jeep. Read more.