By - 8/28/07 - 11:00 pm

Hammer, pit bull, knives involved.

Old Morton and Sanford streets

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By - 8/26/07 - 4:51 am

All got to the hospital by themselves.

7 Delano St.

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By - 8/26/07 - 1:28 am

Brought to local hospital in serious condition.

31 Brunswick St.

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By - 8/25/07 - 9:39 pm

During an argument, but expected to live.

Anthony G. Fernandes, 18, of Dorchester, arrested.

176 Seaver St.

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By - 8/10/07 - 6:56 pm

Whalehead King reports:

By - 8/8/07 - 5:43 pm

Boston Police report being called to 17 Phillips St. on Beacon Hill around 10 a.m. yesterday to remove a guy allegedly sitting on the steps smoking weed - two days after he'd been shooed away from the same address. Police say that when they arrested Fitzgerald Casimir, 27, of Dorchester, they found he had a large, double-bladed serrated knife in addition to the green leafy substance.

By - 8/7/07 - 2:10 pm

Boston Police report that when a manager at Vox, 755 Boylston St., denied Hosea Richardson's request to leave work early last night, Richardson started arguing. And when that didn't work, police say, he threw a barstool, then reached into a duffel bag, pulled out a gun and pointed it at the manager before running out the door.

Richardson, 32, of Newton, now faces charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and assault by means of a firearm.

By - 8/7/07 - 2:15 am

Four men in car shot at; two injured, taken to Brigham and Women's with injuries not considered life threatening.

51 Lithgow St.

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By - 8/4/07 - 11:25 am

Happened around 3:15 this morning at 6 Dunkeld St., Boston Police report. She was 25 and was shot repeatedly.

By - 8/4/07 - 11:11 am

"Hyperlocal" is all the rage in journalism circles these days - editors have determined that people really really want to know what's happening right on their street (plus, it's way cheaper than staffing those expensive old State House and City Hall bureaus). Whalehead King is hyperlocal-ing his corner of Dorchester like nobody's business:

By - 8/4/07 - 3:25 am

Danielle Grady, 25, pronounced dead at the scene from multiple gunshot wounds.

Boston Herald: Gunman slays Roxbury woman: Police say victim witnessed an earlier murder.

6 Dunkeld St.

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By - 8/3/07 - 2:44 am

Jason Bailey, 28, of Mattapan, faces several charges.

Blue Hill Ave. and Callender St.

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By - 7/28/07 - 9:42 pm

Shot in the buttocks; police spotted fleeing suspect, lost track of him.

Upham and Hancock streets

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By - 7/26/07 - 12:02 pm

HorganBryan Horgan, 41, was ordered held in lieu of $100,000 cash bail yesterday at his arraignment on several charges related to the incident, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office says (Update: bail reduced to $20,000 at a bail review hearing today). Horgan allegedly knew the boy, 13, through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay.

... Evidence suggests that Horgan brought the boy to Horgan's Adams Street residence, where he tried to serve the boy alcohol. The boy refused.

Horgan also allegedly tried to show the victim pornography and sexually assaulted him. The boy resisted and [Horgan] subsequently drove him back home. During that ride, prosecutors believe, an intoxicated Horgan told the boy not to say anything about what had transpired. ...

Only he immediately told his mother, who contacted police. Prosecutors say they are looking for other youths who may have had similar contacts with Horgan.

At his arraignment, Horgan pleaded innocent to charges of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14, assault with intent to rape a child under 16, and dissemination of matter harmful to minors.

By - 7/21/07 - 11:08 pm

Man, 21, found shot on Woodledge Street around 3:22 this morning, pronounced dead at Boston Medical Center.

By - 7/21/07 - 10:00 pm

Man, 21, taken to Boston Medical Center, expected to live.

380 Talbot Ave.

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By - 7/21/07 - 3:22 am

Samuel DoCanto, 21, of Roxbury, taken to Boston Medical Center, pronounced dead.

Globe: Slain man was celebrating new job, friend's birthday.

Woodledge and Cunnningham streets

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By - 7/17/07 - 5:57 pm

Boston Police report:

Around 11:14 last night, a South Boston man reported he was shot in the wrist at 444 W. 4th St.

Around 8:40 last night, police say two black guys, one with a shotgun, held up the Nextel store at 4254 Washington St. in Roslindale. Police arrived to find one woman bleeding from the nose; she said she was grabbed and pushed to the ground; two other people in the store were ordered to the back as the robbers rifled the cash register.

By - 7/14/07 - 10:00 pm

Teens, 15 and 16, taken to Boston Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries.\

2 Glenarm St.

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By - 7/13/07 - 11:00 am

The two men were shot more than 40 times as they sat outside the Franklin Hill housing project last night, WBZ reports. Meanwhile, a man shot at Walnut Avenue and Townsend Street in Dorchester Wednesday evening died during surgery, Boston Police report.