By - 6/7/07 - 8:29 pm

Police found him with large lump to the back of the head.

Two teen-agers arrested.

Crescent Ave. and Sydney St.

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By - 6/5/07 - 9:07 am

Chris Lovett provides the context of the parade, which dates to the early 1900s, as a reflection of the neighborhood's long-standing role as a destination for immigrants.

By - 6/4/07 - 11:54 pm

Attacked from behind; taken to Boston Medical Center, expected to live.

Moseley St. and Columbia Rd.

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By - 6/4/07 - 9:47 am
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Hosteene Isaacs, 39, of Dorchester, died three days later.

26 Leroy St.

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By - 5/31/07 - 4:36 pm

Update: As Ron Newman notes below, BPDNews is back online (so my fingers have stopped twitching so much).

By - 5/27/07 - 2:08 am

Man, 47, tells three guys to stop smoking pot near his house. Fight breaks out; he gets shot. Expected to survive.

488 Quincy St.

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By - 5/23/07 - 9:50 pm

Officers attempting to question two possible gang members were fired on; suspect shot a Boston officer; state police officer in turn shot him.

Antonio Franklin arraigned in his hospital room; officer in serious condition but expected to live.

Westville St.

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By - 5/22/07 - 7:30 pm

Riding bike, heard shots, realized he was hit. Treated at Boston Medical Center.

35 Westville St.

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By - 5/15/07 - 5:15 pm

Cordeiro Andrade, 21, of Roxbury, pronounced dead at BMC; woman taken there for treatment of a gunshot wound to the leg.

Boston Police report arresting Jovan Adams, 22, of Dorchester on July 3. Police say they are now looking for Taquise Johnson, 18, of Roxbury, for the same shootings. Police say he is black, 6 feet tall, 150 pounds.

Ames St.

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By - 5/13/07 - 10:20 am

Victim had knife put to neck during cellphone robbery.

Talbot Avenue

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By - 5/12/07 - 10:54 am

Police say she refused to drop knife; they shot her in leg. Taken to local hospital for treatment

Aderonke O.A. Lipede is a Dorchester criminal attorney, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly reports.

507 Talbot Ave.

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By - 5/10/07 - 9:45 pm

Suspect caught on Glenway Street.

Charlotte Street

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By - 5/6/07 - 4:00 am

Man brought to Boston Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

658 Washington St.

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By - 5/1/07 - 3:29 pm

Dewolf and Hancock streets around 10:30 a.m.; shot in leg, expected to survive.

By - 5/1/07 - 10:27 am

Woman, 33, taken to Boston Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Hancock and DeWolf streets

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By - 4/28/07 - 11:19 pm

While sitting in car; treated at BMC for non-life threatening injuries.

Millet and Park streets

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By - 4/28/07 - 5:04 pm

An "armed career criminal" and another alleged gang member will be arraigned Monday on charges they killed Chiara Levin on March 24 during a shootout, prosecutors said today.

Levin, visiting from Kentucky, was shot in the head during an early morning shootout between Casimiro Barros, the alleged career criminal from Roxbury at just 21 and Manuel Andrade, 34, of Dorchester, according to Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley. In a statement, Conley described the night of her death:

By - 4/25/07 - 11:45 pm

Man robbed at knifepoint by four teens, also punched and kicked; 15-year-old arrested.

102 Columbia Rd.

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By - 4/24/07 - 3:18 pm

Three shot at 6 Armandine St. in Dorchester around 7:45 last night. All three victims expected to live, although one was reported in critical condition.

Shortly before midnight, police found a 17-year-old shot through the lip at Fayston Street and Blue Hill Avenue in Grove Hall.