Guns

Guns

By - 7/29/15 - 9:39 pm

Around 9:15 p.m. at Townsend Street and Humboldt Avenue. Police found one victim there; the second victim showed up about 1 1/2 miles away in Dorchester.

By - 7/28/15 - 10:37 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report Grisel Sanchez, 31, was declared dead at the scene.

Shortly before 10:35 a.m. in Puddingstone Park. Because of the severity of her injuries, the homicide unit was called in.

A house across the street was hit with a bullet.

By - 7/28/15 - 11:50 am
South End News gun issue

The South End News posted photos of some of the 50 weapons seized by Boston Police over the past four months, concludes there are simply too many guns on the city's streets, says the local media needs to pay at least as much attention to shootings as it does to fans getting hit by foul balls at Fenway (with an oped by Dianne Wilkerson on the topic).

By - 7/27/15 - 12:16 am

Around 12:10 a.m. at Elizabeth and Astoria streets. A woman was found in front of 17 Elizabeth with a gunshot wound; moments later, police found a man shot in the stomach and shoulder behind the house. About 15 minutes later, another person was found with a gunshot wound to the leg. At least six shots fired.

By - 7/25/15 - 11:52 pm

Stanley Staco reports two men were shot in the back around 3:30 p.m. on Homestead Street at Pleasanton.

By - 7/24/15 - 4:22 pm

Boston Police report gang-unit officers who arrived at a large fight on Centre Street near Chestnut in Jackson Square yesterday evening couldn't help but notice the two guys screaming at each other as they dispersed the crowd: Read more.

By - 7/21/15 - 3:37 pm

Shortly after 1 p.m., Stanley Stacos report. Nobody hit, John Duffill reports.

By - 7/21/15 - 3:30 pm

At least four rounds, around 3:20 p.m. on Fenno Street off Walnut Avenue. Somebody got out of the passenger side of a car, fired the shots, then got back in the car, which sped away.

By - 7/20/15 - 10:32 pm

Around 10:25 p.m. on Powellton Road.

By - 7/20/15 - 10:22 pm

Around 10:15 p.m. on Intervale at Fernboro. Car was hit, shell casings were found in the park across the street.

By - 7/20/15 - 12:07 pm

Around 10:30 a.m in an apartment at 50 Brookway Rd. in the Archdale project. Fox Boston reports. Boston Police report the man was in his mid-20s.

This is the first Archdale murder since 2013.

By - 7/19/15 - 10:52 pm

Around 10:40 p.m. outside 154 Heath St. The bullet instead hit a window at a nearby building.

By - 7/19/15 - 1:16 pm

Shortly before 1 p.m. on Juniper Street at Cedar, by two men with a gun. Police are looking for a white, 2006 Audi A4, Mass. plates 2XM-623.

By - 7/19/15 - 12:49 pm

Around 12:35 a.m. behind the Ellis School at Walnut and Westminster avenues. Described as Hispanic, thin, wearing a black top.

By - 7/18/15 - 12:00 am

Around 11:55 p.m. at Harvard and Gleason streets, possibly in a drive-by. Neither waited around for police or an ambulance; both wound up at a local hospital ER, in separate cars. The homicide unit was summoned just in case, due to the severity of at least one of the victim's injuries.

By - 7/17/15 - 11:55 pm

Stanley Staco reports the shooting was around 8 p.m. at Dixwell Street and Columbus Avenue.

By - 7/17/15 - 9:05 am

Updated with number of victims.

Boston EMS Incidents and Stanley Staco report people were found shot around 11:30 p.m. on Thursday on Horadan Way and Smith Street. Although initial reports seem to indicate multiple victims, the Globe reports two people were shot.

By - 7/15/15 - 1:23 pm

Updated with additional arraignment information.

An NYU film student pursuing a career in Hollywood was ordered held in lieu of $35,000 bail today on charges he was one of at least two people who got into a gun battle with police in Dorchester last night. Read more.

By - 7/14/15 - 10:39 pm

Three men are under arrest after an incident around 10:20 p.m. on Bowdoin Avenue near Nottingham Street in which an officer fired at them after one of them possibly shot at him. Neither suspects nor police officers were hit by the gunfire.

Guns were recovered on Bowdoin Avenue and around the corner on Nottingham Street; shell casings were found at the intersection of the two streets.

By - 7/14/15 - 7:18 pm

Stanley Stacos reports somebody was shot in the parking lot of Jubilee Christian Church, 1500 Blue Hill Ave., shortly before 7 p.m.

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