Once there, officers observed two individuals walking away from the scene. While monitoring and watching these individuals, officers observed one of the individuals, later identified as Johnnie Bonnie, clutch at his waist area... Read more
Around 10:50 p.m. on St. Richard Street. Police have found one car with a fresh bullet hole and numerous shell casings. They're looking for two suspects: A black man in a white hoodie, who jumped into the back of a '90s silver Mercedes SUV, which then sped away, and a second man who ran away, towards Washington.... Read more
Around 9:40 p.m. on Glendon Street between Condor and E. Eagle streets. He was rushed to a local hospital, where doctors found both a bullet wound and cuts from a machete. Police recovered a shell casing in the Condor Street urban wild.
Police are investigating gunfire shortly before 5:30 p.m. on Fuller Street off Washington Street.
A Roxbury man who didn't signal before turning right onto Hancock Street from Bird Street in Dorchester last night sparked a chase in car and on foot that ended with him crashing his car and under arrest for possession of both heroin and a gun loaded with hollow-point bullets, police report.
Police say Youth Violence Strike Force officers on patrol on Uphams Corner spotted... Read more
Around 12:25 a.m. at 71 Homestead St.
Too many guns
dying and crying
So many afraid to walk the streets
prisoners in their own homes
Too many guns
in the wrong hands
Neighborhoods turned into
What do we do?
What do we say?
Where is hope for
just one day?
Just one day
without bad news
Just one... Read more
UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim, Adrian Gonzalez, 17, died.
It's the latest shooting in recent days in the streets surrounding the intersection of Columbus Avenue and Washington Street:
Around 5:20 p.m. at Walnut and Westminster avenues. The truck turned up on American Legion Highway in Roslindale.
Around 10 p.m. at Academy Road and Weaver Way, at least twice. None of the shots hit.
Shortly before 7 p.m., somebody began firing a gun repeatedly from Stratton Street near Lucerne. A man standing on Westview Street near Ames Street was grazed by one of the bullets.
UPDATE: Two face charges, to be arraigned in Roxbury District Court.
Around 3:10 p.m. between Horadan Way and McGreevey Way - about a block from where shots were fired Saturday night.
Police stopped a car with three suspects not long after at Gainsborough and St. Botolph streets, by Northeastern's Matthews Arena. A gun was recovered.... Read more
Transit Police report that around 5 p.m., somebody walked into the Savin Hill Red Line station, saw two people he wanted to shoot, took out a gun and began firing.
He missed, whereupon both his intended targets and he fled, police say. Police say they are continuing to look for him. About 40 minutes later, however, Cynthia Pesantez watched Boston Police take somebody... Read more