Guns

By - 8/20/14 - 10:22 pm

Shortly before 9:30 p.m., police arrived on Copeland Street in Roxbury to investigate 10 or so gunshots. They found two cars with bullet holes in the area of 43 Copeland St.

About 40 minutes later, a man showed up at Boston Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the thigh.... Read more

By - 8/20/14 - 7:48 pm

The scene outside Ashmont station. Photo by David Finnerty.

Around 7:40 p.m., possibly at the north end of the Red Line platform. Brian D'Amico reports at least one of two suspects was quickly arrested - and a gun recovered.

Dorchester Avenue was shut for the investigation.

By - 8/20/14 - 9:47 am

Stanley Staco reports two teens who took a cab from Allston to Garfield Avenue in Hyde Park robbed the cab driver when he asked for payment around 12:50 a.m.... Read more

By - 8/20/14 - 8:04 am

Police are at River and Adams streets, where police recovered 12 shell casings, according to Boston Strolls.... Read more

By - 8/17/14 - 9:18 am

Chinatown scene. Photo by David Mihal.

UPDATE: Man held on $1 million bail; has different name, address than initially released by police.

Four people were shot outside the Moon Villa Restaurant shortly before 3 a.m.

Boston Police report arresting Kareem Smith, 29, and say he has a record of firearms convictions.

While on patrol, officers heard what appeared to be gun shots outside of the above address. Officers observed

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By - 8/16/14 - 3:10 pm

Around 3 p.m. on Cawfield Street, near Elder.

Police are looking for a dark-skinned man, possibly Cape Verdean,, 6'1", some facial hair, in a gray scally cap, black shirt and 3/4-length gray shorts.

By - 8/15/14 - 11:55 pm

Around 11:45 p.m. on Rosedale Street near Whitfield. Arriving officers did not find a victim; he was dropped off at Carney Hospital about ten minutes later.

Police are looking for a younger man in a white hoodie who fired seven shots towards Washington Street.

By - 8/15/14 - 7:45 pm

In the shoulder, around 7:35 p.m. outside the Marshalls at 280 Martin Luther King Blvd.

By - 8/14/14 - 9:44 am

About 9:25 a.m. on Woolson Street near Blue Hill Avenue.

The shooter, a passenger in a blue BMW SUV, was described as black, about 20, with braids and a moustache. The driver was a black woman, about 40, wearing a clear shower cap.

By - 8/11/14 - 10:13 pm

Around 9:40 p.m. at 39 Bethune Way. Arriving officers did not find a victim; he showed up not long after at Boston Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the leg.

Police are looking for three men, one of them originally on a bike. The bike was discarded in their escape, as were two hoodies found nearby.... Read more

By - 8/11/14 - 9:44 pm

UPDATE: The victim died. The Globe identifies him as Antoine Marquis Dingle-Knight.

Around 9:30 p.m. at 93 Devon St. The homicide unit was summoned due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

Police are looking for two black men in hoodies who walked out of an alley across the street and opened fire.... Read more

By - 8/10/14 - 2:16 pm

Boston Police report a guy who'd just robbed the Main Street Tedeschi at gunpoint shortly before 6 p.m. yesterday went across the street to Charlestown Liquors and tried sticking it up as well:

As officers entered the liquor store, they observed several people, including the suspect, in an altercation at the front counter. Further investigation revealed that the suspect had robbed the Tedeschi’s at

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By - 8/9/14 - 9:15 am

Shortly before 1 a.m. on Decatur Street, Stanley Staco reports.

By - 8/8/14 - 9:47 pm

Around 9:30 p.m., on Brunswick Street, off Warren. No victim so far.

By - 8/7/14 - 12:05 am

BPD records show police recovered ballistics around 2:30 a.m. on Tuesday on Chelsea Street between Putnam and Prescott streets.

By - 8/6/14 - 8:17 am

Around 11:45 p.m. on Tuesday at Park Street and Geneva Avenue, according to Boston EMS incidents.

By - 8/4/14 - 3:37 pm

Boston Police report arresting a 16-year-old yesterday after they say officers found his backpack was full of beer and a gun loaded with five rounds.

Police say officers' attention was drawn to three teens drinking what appeared to be beer in Big Gulp cups around 3:40 p.m. at City Hall Plaza:

When officers called the individuals over to check for proper identification, one of

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By - 8/2/14 - 11:33 am

Around 11:25 a.m., possibly from a moving car. Shell casings found on Ashmont Street.

By - 8/1/14 - 9:22 pm

Around 8:30 p.m. Sgt. Luke Taxter at District D-4 reports no injuries.

Police are looking for two Hispanic males, one 5'8, 18-22, with a black T-shirt with some sort of design on it and carrying a backpack, the other about 5'10" in a black leather baseball cap and a black T-shirt, with a black and white sweatshirt slung over one shoulder.... Read more

By - 8/1/14 - 3:11 pm

Police are investigating how a man got shot in the foot on Burton Avenue at Copeland Street around 3 p.m. He might have gotten caught up in a firefight between two other men. Police recovered several shell casings, are looking for a black or gray Mercedes with tinted windows seen fleeing the scene.

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