Dorchester

By - 9/5/17 - 10:52 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Alberto Monteiro, 21, of Dorchester.

Around 10:45 a.m. at Creole International Style, 114 Stoughton St., at the corner of Bakersfield.

Boston Police report the victim, in his 20s, died at a local hospital.

By - 8/31/17 - 1:16 pm

Around 1 p.m. on Quincy Street at Dunkeld.

By - 8/30/17 - 11:37 pm

Around 11:20 p.m. outside 850 Mass. Ave. Injuries not considered life threatening.

By - 8/30/17 - 2:27 pm

Boston Police report the arrest of Daniel Mulholland, 50, on charges related to a series of break-ins across the South Shore and one car theft in Hyde Park on Monday and Tuesday. Read more.

By - 8/29/17 - 11:40 am

A Baird's tapir baby is on the way!

Zoo New England reports that Abby, a Baird's tapir is pregnant and that an ultrasound shows the baby is doing fine, too.

By - 8/27/17 - 8:55 pm

Tow-truck drivers from across the state slowly drove through Dorchester this afternoon to honor the memory of Brayden Kelly, a six-year-old who died last week before he got a chance to become a tow driver himself. Read more.

By - 8/27/17 - 4:59 pm
Traffic-jamming giant octopus in Dorchester

UHub Traffic on the 3s reporter Mark Stephens brings us the latest on the octojam in Dorchester:

I was traveling up 93 around 3pm this afternoon and ended up stuck in traffic that was cause by people slowing to look at a group of kite-flyers at the Pope John Paul II Park alongside 93 and the Neponset river.

By - 8/25/17 - 8:46 am

Liz Miranda posted this last night about her brother Michael, who was fatally shot on Tremont Street in the Theater District early Sunday.

By - 8/20/17 - 11:01 pm

Around 3 p.m., an aggravated citizen filed a complaint about an ice-cream truck in the area of Grant Street and Crescent Avenue in Dorchester:

There is an ice cream truck that has been circling the neighborhood playing a loud annoying tune every 5 minutes for the last 4 hours. Is there an ordinance that can be enforced to stop this?

By - 8/20/17 - 12:17 am

Around 12:05 a.m. on Barry Street near Barry Park, per Eric Malloy.

By - 8/19/17 - 9:02 am
Wanted man

Transit Police have released a photo of a guy they want for an assault-and-battery charge for an incident on a Red Line train at JFK/UMass around 7:15 p.m. on Aug. 9.

According to a police spokesman: Read more.

By - 8/17/17 - 8:46 pm

Boston Police report arresting a young teen inside the Dunkin' Donuts at Dorchester Avenue and Adams Street in Lower Mills early Tuesday after he'd allegedly smashed open the door and was attempting to use a yellow crow bar to pry open an ATM inside the closed donut shop. Read more.

By - 8/17/17 - 9:53 am

Adam Pieniazek introduces us to the intersection of Boston Street and Boston Street in the Polish Triangle (waves to the intersection of Tremont and Tremont).

By - 8/15/17 - 8:21 am

Boston Restaurant Talk reports Dot 2 Dot Cafe on Dorchester Avenue is closing for good on Friday. Read more.

By - 8/13/17 - 10:06 pm
Charlottesville vigil in Dorchester's Peabody Square

Hilary Detmold was among the group of people who held a vigil on Dorchester Avenue in Peabody Square in Dorchester this evening.

By - 8/13/17 - 2:03 pm

Shortly before 2 p.m. at Ceylon Street and Columbia Road. The victim showed up about 10 minutes later at a local emergency room, with a non-life-threatening injury.

By - 8/12/17 - 4:41 pm

Boston Police report arresting a man they say stole a car at knifepoint early this morning only to crash it into another car a mile down Mass. Ave. Read more.

By - 8/11/17 - 3:07 pm
Adams shut at Dorchester Ave for shooting investigation

Crime scene extends to Adams and Dorchester Ave. Photon by Ryan Somerfield.

In the back, around 3 p.m. at Draper and Westville streets. There's a related crime scene on Adams Street, just north of Dorchester Avenue.

By - 8/11/17 - 12:30 pm

Boston firefighters responded around 12:20 p.m. to 5 Drummond St., for a second-floor fire that they put out quickly.

By - 8/10/17 - 7:25 pm

Charles Washington, 44, admitted today he led a ring that used signatures and other personal information from wealthy people to gain access to $4 million in bank accounts - and that he helped siphon out $2 million of that amount. Read more.