Guns

By - 9/21/14 - 1:09 pm

Boston Police report that officers on patrol near the area of the Ashmont T stop around 12:40 a.m. on Saturday heard gunfire from the area of Fuller and Washington streets:

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

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By - 9/20/14 - 11:00 pm

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

By - 9/19/14 - 6:22 am

Stanley Staco reports a man was shot around 2 a.m. on Montana Street near Georgia Street. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of his injuries.

A car was also hit by the gunfire.... Read more

By - 9/18/14 - 10:10 pm

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.

By - 9/16/14 - 10:04 am

Around 9:55 a.m. at Wayland and Magnolia streets. Police recovered eight shell casings. One car was hit; no human victims found.

The location is a few blocks from where gunfire erupted earlier this morning.... Read more

By - 9/16/14 - 6:20 am

Stanley Staco reports somebody fired several rounds around 12:50 a.m. on Alexander Street and that at least one of the bullets ended up in a resident's bedroom. No injuries reported.

By - 9/11/14 - 5:37 pm

Police are investigating gunfire shortly before 5:30 p.m. on Fuller Street off Washington Street.

By - 9/8/14 - 6:18 am

Around midnight, Boston EMS Incidents reports. Matthew Gregoire reports the man, shot twice, did not sustain life-threatening injuries.

By - 9/7/14 - 8:07 pm

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

By - 9/6/14 - 11:50 am

Too many guns
bullets flying

Shots fired
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
battle lands

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

By - 9/6/14 - 9:55 am

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim, Adrian Gonzalez, 17, died.

Stanley Staco reports a man was shot in the chest around 12:30 a.m. on Wardman Street. Boston EMS Incidents reports he was taken away in bad shape.

It's the latest shooting in recent days in the streets surrounding the intersection of Columbus Avenue and Washington Street:

By - 9/5/14 - 6:13 am

Boston EMS Incidents and Stanley Staco report a man was shot around 2:45 a.m. at Washington and Beethoven streets. The homicide unit was summoned just in case due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

By - 9/4/14 - 5:52 pm

Around 5:20 p.m. at Walnut and Westminster avenues. The truck turned up on American Legion Highway in Roslindale.

By - 9/2/14 - 10:36 pm

Around 10 p.m. at Academy Road and Weaver Way, at least twice. None of the shots hit.

By - 9/2/14 - 7:32 pm

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.

By - 9/2/14 - 3:24 pm

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

By - 8/31/14 - 9:57 pm

Boston Police report a man was found shot outside 52 Claybourne St in Dorchester around 9:20 p.m. on Sunday. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

2014 murders in Boston.

By - 8/31/14 - 6:54 pm

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

By - 8/31/14 - 8:39 am

Ed Baur and Kevin Wiles report two women and a man were shot outside 24 Westville St. around 5:30 a.m. by a guy who fired on them out of the sunroof of a black Nissan.

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