Guns

By - 4/22/14 - 9:08 am

Stanley Staco reports a man was shot in the chest around 3 a.m. at Tremont and Camden streets - just a few hours after another shooting a few blocks away.

The man was dropped off at Boston Medical Center by an unknown party. The homicide unit was summoned.

In the middle of it all, he adds, two young kids - one just... Read more

By - 4/21/14 - 9:49 pm

Around 9:15 on Tremont Street near West Brookline. Due to the severity of his injuries, the homicide unit was summoned.

Police are looking for a black man in a black hoodie with white writing on it who was spotted jumping into a black SUV.

The shots reverberated through the neighborhood. Among those who heard the gunfire - at-large City Councilor Michelle Wu, who ... Read more

By - 4/21/14 - 7:34 pm

Around 7:25 p.m. behind 430 River St. The homicide unit was summoned, due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

By - 4/20/14 - 11:24 am

Boston EMS Incidents reports a man was shot on Meridian Street shortly after 5 a.m.

Alex Howell, who lives in the 300 block, reports he heard the shots a bit further up the street:

Huge argument, then three very loud pops.

By - 4/18/14 - 6:52 pm

Jamaica Plain News reports on the robbery, Wednesday night in the Forest Hills Liquors parking lot.

By - 4/15/14 - 4:02 pm

Mt. Washington Bank, 181 Brighton Ave., held up around 3:50 p.m. by a white guy in a white Red Sox sweatshirt with red trim, wearing glasses and a black hat. He waved a black handgun at tellers as he demanded money. He may have run towards Cambridge Street.

By - 4/14/14 - 6:31 am

Boston Police report finding a man with several gunshot wounds around 1 a.m. at Regent and Dabney streets. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.... Read more

By - 4/12/14 - 9:07 pm

Police are looking for two men see bicycling and then running towards Ruggles after gunfire around 8:15 p.m. on Albert Street, across the Southwest Corridor Park from the rear of BPD headquarters. Police found shell casings from the three or four shots, but no victims.

By - 4/9/14 - 8:36 pm

Updated Thursday morning.

Boston Police report a man was found shot around 7:55 p.m. at W. 5 and Dorchester streets. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Police found shell casings outside 235 W. 5, about a block away.

Because of the investigation, traffic was not allowed down the street and residents were not allowed out of... Read more

By - 4/6/14 - 4:23 pm

Boston Police report arresting two teens around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday on charges they robbed two women on Dorchester Avenue and shot at a man who tried chasing them afterwards.

The witness reported he came to the aid of the two victims and chased the suspects on foot from Dorchester Ave onto Charles Street, where the second suspect pointed and discharged a firearm at

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By - 4/5/14 - 4:10 pm

Boston Police report an officer shot the man to death around 3:10 p.m. at 77 Lenox St. in Roxbury as they investigated a domestic-violence complaint:

While en route, officers were informed that the male suspect had assaulted his girlfriend. Upon arrival, officers observed visible facial injuries to the female victim, and she directed officers to the suspect at 77 Lenox Street. Once inside, the

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By - 4/4/14 - 9:40 pm

Transit Police are investigating an incident at the Ashmont Red Line station that included both gunfire and a person stabbed to the chest around 9 p.m. Brian D'Amico Brian D'Amico reports.

Police initially responded to Ashmont on reports of gunfire at the Mattapan trolley platform, but not long after, somebody walked into Carney Hospital with a stab wound to the chest.

Police shut the... Read more

By - 4/4/14 - 3:53 pm

Around 3:30 p.m. Suspects fled on Ditson and Josephine.

By - 4/3/14 - 8:51 pm

Updated with BPD info.

Boston Police report arresting three teens for a drive-by on Horadan Way in the Mission Main project, that sent a man to the hospital with a non-life-threatening injury.

Tyler Trowers, 19, of Dorchester, a 17-year-old from Dorchester and a 15-year-old from Jamaica Plain were all arrested not long after the shooting on charges of assault and battery with a... Read more

By - 4/3/14 - 4:57 pm

Somebody in one car opened fire on somebody in another car around 4:45 p.m. at Walnut Avenue and Circuit Street in Roxbury.

The shooter, who stood up through the sunroof of his car, succeeded in blowing out the windshield and passenger-side window of the victim's car. Both victim and shooter sped away.

The car that was shot at is a silver Volvo S40 sedan, possibly... Read more

By - 4/3/14 - 3:02 pm

Police are looking for two men who didn't like the cut of each other's jib and so took out guns and began firing at each other, around 2:45 p.m. in the project between Medford Street and Walford Way. Both then ran away.

They're described as Hispanic men, one in a black hoodie with a pony tail, the other in a red hoodie. Police have found... Read more

By - 4/3/14 - 6:44 am

The scene at Kingston Street. Photo by Melissa Palardy.

Stanley Staco reports two men were shot early this morning, starting shortly before 4:30 a.m. One was found at Avenue de Lafayette and Kingston Street; the other at South Station.

Both victims were transported to local hospitals and are expected to survive.

Police were looking for two suspects, one of whom may have run into South Station.... Read more

By - 3/31/14 - 2:17 pm
Bedford crash scene

End of the line in Bedford. Photo by Billerica PD.

Brian D'Amico reports state and local police doggedly pursued a man who carjacked a woman in Newton, rammed into three cars in West Newton, got shot at by police, carjacked another person in Billerica, carjacked yet another person in Concord, then kept on going until he crashed into a pole and a tree on Springs Road in Bedford. He may have also found time... Read more

By - 3/31/14 - 11:54 am

Around 11:45 a.m. at 17 Smith St. in the Mission Main development.

Boston Police report the victim was shot multiple times.

A possible suspect is a man spotted jumping into an older gold Chrysler four-door on McGreevey Way.

The nearby Tobin School was put into "safe mode."... Read more

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