Police say an officer from the Youth Violence Strike Force witnessed the whole thing - starting with the two running out of 29 Ridgewood toward the car and ending with them running away as he gave chase.
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Boston Police report the suspect exchanged shots with a member of the department's Youth Violence Strike Force. He died; the officer was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm and is expected to survive.... Read more
Stanley Staco reports a man was shot around 12:50 a.m., was able to get himself to Boston Medical Center.
Stanley Staco reports two women were shot around 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of South and Centre streets. The women managed to drive down South Street to Metcalf Court before calling 911.
Policce are looking for two Hispanic men in a gold Stratus, who fired five or six rounds into the women's car.
Around 8:30 p.m., somebody unleashed a barrage of gunfire on Munroe Street, near Walnut.
Police found one victim with a graze wound to his leg, a car hit by a bullet and numerous shell casings littering the street. A possible suspect was apprehended after a short foot chase down Elmore and Mayfair streets.
Boston Police report the three ran from a party at 36 Spencer St. and got into a car when officers arrived to investigate noise complaints around 10:40 p.m. yesterday:
Officers approached the grey Honda [on Thane Street] and observed three occupants; the rear passenger was wearing a red shirt. A red 'Chicago Bulls' baseball hat was observed on the floor.
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Around 12:40 a.m. on Brooks Street, near Gerrish. Police are looking for two men, one of whom fired into the second floor from the sidewalk. The two then ran down Gerrish.
During a chase, one of three suspects was captured; one officer was injured, although not from gunfire. Police set up a perimiter around the high school as they searched for the other two.... Read more
Two people were held up around 10:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the commuter-rail stop off LaGrange Street, near Centre.
The suspect is described as a black male, 16-18, who showed a gun, got his victims' phones and wallets and then jumped into a waiting car. The car, a black Accord with tinted windows, was last seen heading outbound on Centre, towards Spring Street.... Read more
Police swarmed the area around Norfolk and Withington streets, where two men were found shot, one in the back and one in the hand, around 10:30 p.m. A car with bullet holes was found crashed into a building. Norfolk was shut between Talbot and Woodrow for the investigation.
UPDATE: Boston Police identify the murder victim as Andrew McGee, 21.
Both were taken to Boston Medical Center, where one was pronounced dead.... Read more
Boston Police are looking for two teens for an armed holdup around 9 p.m. at Congreve and South streets in Roslindale.
Both are described as black and about 5'5". One wore a gray hoodie and dark nylon pants and stuck something in the victim's stomach that he said felt like the barrel of a gun before making off with his Samsung phone. They may be... Read more
Around 9:20 p.m. at 9 Elizabeth St.. Police are looking for a white GMC box truck, from which the shots were apparently fired.
A South End man who was showing off to friends by spinning his wheels and speeding through a red light in East Boston early Sunday found himself in a bit of trouble after a State Trooper who watched the whole thing stopped him for the traffic violation - and then found drugs and a loaded gun with an obliterated serial number - the Suffolk County... Read more
Police are hunting a man who fired shots out of a car at 108 Glendower Rd. shortly after 8 p.m. - one day after at least three people in the normally sleepy neighborhood were held up at gunpoint.
The shooter didn't hit any people. He's described as black and driving a car with a silver top and a black body, possibly a Dodge Charger.... Read more