Knives

By - 3/1/16 - 4:39 pm
Two suspects in downtown stickups in Boston

Guy on left wanted; guy on right arrested.

Boston Police report arresting Jose Manuel Lopez on charges he was sticking up pedestrians at knifepoint in recent weeks downtown. Read more.

By - 2/22/16 - 11:09 pm

Around 11 p.m. at 41 Kingsdale St. A suspect was arrested at the scene.

By - 2/21/16 - 6:18 pm

Around 4:35 p.m. at Columbia Road and Devon Street. Boston Police report he was 16 and that they have identified a "person of interest."

Police at first thought the teen had been shot.

The murder scene is a block from where police fatally shot a man after an incident in which two others were shot on Feb. 12.

By - 2/20/16 - 9:25 pm

Boston Police report a get-together of five teens Friday night ended with both a gun and a knife being drawn. Read more.

By - 2/16/16 - 5:53 pm

UPDATE: Licensing Board found Patron's committed no violation.

A group of men apparently angry another guy talked to one of the women with them at Patron's early on Nov. 26 called in reinforcements to launch a series of assaults that left one man shot, another stabbed and a third smashed in the head with a champagne bottle, a police detective said at a Boston Licensing Board hearing today. Read more.

By - 2/7/16 - 5:15 pm

Boston Police report arresting two men on drug charges near the troubled Maverick Landing apartment complex Saturday evening. Read more.

By - 2/5/16 - 7:46 am

Stanley Staco reports a man was stabbed on Vassar Street around 1 a.m. Because of the severity of his injuries, the homicide unit was called in, just in case.

By - 1/28/16 - 11:52 pm

Around 11:40 p.m. outside 50 Medford St., by two guys who came up behind him, robbed him of cash, then ran into the project. He suffered a small cut to the hand. One of the suspects was white, in his mid-20s and wearing a white T-shirt.

By - 1/22/16 - 7:32 am

A Dorchester man got a 2 1/2-year jail sentence after a Suffolk Superior Court jury convicted him for his role in a 2014 knife fight that ended with him, his victim and a third person stabbed. Read more.

By - 1/8/16 - 9:48 pm

Around 9:30 p.m. inside 12 York St.

By - 12/27/15 - 5:02 pm

Jackson Square T stop being closed off. Photo by Timothy LePage.

Updated to reflect where the victim was found.

The Jamaica Plain News reports a person was found stabbed in the lobby of the Jackson Square T stop around 4 p.m.

The victim's injuries did not appear life threatening. Read more.

By - 12/26/15 - 9:57 pm

Around 9:30 p.m. outside 282 Bennington St. He was able to get himself to the East Boston Health Center on Gove Street.

Police are looking for two suspects, both black, both dressed in black. The alleged knifeman is 5'10" with crooked, yellow teeth. His accomplice was described as 6', about 30, with a beard. No description of his teeth.

By - 12/26/15 - 10:04 am

Boston Police report arresting three Lynn men on charges they burst into a home early Saturday morning, one with a knife and one with a bat. Read more.

By - 12/21/15 - 9:46 pm

Around 9 p.m. Was found in the area of Highland and Dorr streets, although he may have run there from somewhere closer to Columbus Avenue.

By - 12/16/15 - 8:59 pm

Around 8:45 p.m. at 91 Causeway St.

By - 12/15/15 - 12:44 pm

The Boston Licensing Board today gave three Bennington Street establishments a week to develop a security plan to cut down on violent closing-time incidents after an A-7 detective testified their block has become "the most violent area in East Boston." Read more.

By - 12/8/15 - 9:42 am

Boston Police report Anthony Sinclair, 28, was stabbed around 12:30 a.m. at 5 Nightingale St. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Valerie Cirilo-Perez, 25, was charged with murder. She is scheduled for arraignment in Dorchester Municipal Court today.

Innocent, etc.

By - 12/6/15 - 1:09 am

Received several superficial wounds shortly before 1 a.m. at Ashley and Breed streets in Orient Heights.

By - 11/30/15 - 5:37 pm

UPDATE: See the comments for a statement by the Alley. Also, the GoFundMe page has been taken down.

Michael Fontana, a drag performer who goes by the name Eileen Dover, says he was jumped and slashed in the neck and beaten by two or three men outside the Alley Bar on Thanksgiving night. Read more.

By - 11/26/15 - 9:15 am

Stanley Stacos reports the incident happened on Brighton Avenue near Harvard Avenue. The shooting victim made his way into Patron's for care; the stabbing victim showed up not long after at a local hospital.