Knives

By - 8/9/14 - 6:59 pm

Police are looking for two teens for an armed robbery around 6:45 p.m. on Schuyler Street near Elm Hill Avenue.

They took a Galaxy phone, a pair of sneakers in a red-and-white Nike box and cash from their victim. One was described as a black male, about 5'6" in a black hoodie. The other was a black female, about 5'3" with short hair and a... Read more

By - 8/7/14 - 9:01 am

UPDATE: Ferguson Farrell, 28, is scheduled for arraignment in Roxbury District Court today on a charge of armed assault with intent to murder for allegedly stabbing a 47-year-old woman in the back, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Shortly before 8 a.m., according to Boston EMS Incidents. Robert Orthman reports:

Police, fire and EMTs in front of Court House. Street closed, police

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By - 8/4/14 - 6:01 pm

Around 5:50 p.m. at Orlando and Almont streets.

Police were on the scene quickly and within 10 minutes had a suspect in custody - along with the knife he allegedly used.

After summoning an ambulance for the victim, police had to call in a second ambulance - for an officer who got stung repeatedly by bees while chasing the suspect through backyards.... Read more

By - 8/3/14 - 10:33 pm

By - 8/1/14 - 9:00 am

Around 6:40 a.m., Stanley Staco reports. Mark Katic reports he was stabbed to death. Boston Police report the victim was in his 50s.

By - 7/31/14 - 7:09 pm

Around 7 p.m. at 157 Washington St.

The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

A separate ambulance was called to take two young children, who were in the apartment at the time, to the hospital for observation.... Read more

By - 7/30/14 - 10:59 am

Around 1:40 a.m. at Pleasant and Stoughton streets, according to Boston EMS Incidents, which reports the man was standing and conscious when paramedics and EMTs arrived.... Read more

By - 7/23/14 - 9:51 pm

A man had a small phone speaker stolen at knifepoint around 9:30 p.m. outside Atlas Liquors, 591 Hyde Park Ave.

Police began looking for three teens on BMX bikes, one wearing a T-shirt wrapped around his neck, and apprehended two of them within 15 minutes.

By - 7/21/14 - 1:03 pm

Shortly after 12:30 p.m. at 57 Armandine St., although he may have been stabbed, in the chest and stomach, outside a convenience store across from Dorchester District Court on Washington Street.... Read more

By - 7/20/14 - 8:58 pm

Stanley Staco reports the man was stabbed at Blue Hill Avenue and Deering Road shortly after 8 p.m. Police found him a couple blocks away at Westmore Road.

By - 7/20/14 - 7:51 am

Around 12:40 a.m., a man walked into the Boston Medical Center stabbed to the face and arm. Stanley Staco reports police eventually established he was stabbed at 19 Cunningham St. in Dorchester.

By - 7/15/14 - 3:41 pm

Boston Police report a man was stabbed repeatedly around 2 a.m. on Sunday at Commercial and Chatham streets, but that he is expected to survive.

In an area like that, police figure, lots of people probably whipped out their phones and started taking photos and video:

Detectives are requesting the public’s assistance in locating witnesses as well as obtaining any smart phone footage

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By - 7/13/14 - 7:46 pm

Around 7:40 p.m. outside 80 Greenwood St.

Suspect: Black, 28, no shirt, white shorts, red do-rag, may have fled in white Sonata.

By - 7/12/14 - 1:12 am

One in the arm, two in the hand, shortly before 1 a.m. at Morton and Sutton streets. One victim was found several blocks away on West Selden Street.

By - 7/11/14 - 12:25 am

Around 12:15 a.m. at Tremont Street near Marginal Road; one in the stomach. A suspect was arrested at Marginal and Washington.

UPDATE: Boston Police provide this account of what happened after an officer on patrol was flagged down by a whole group of people being chased by a guy with a knife:

The officer was able to apprehend the suspect without further incident. Officers

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By - 7/4/14 - 8:48 pm

Around 8:25 p.m. on Esmond Street near Blue Hill Avenue, by two men. The victim managed to walk a couple blocks to McLellan Street, which is where police found him.

By - 7/2/14 - 9:43 am

Shortly before 5 a.m. on Victory Road, per Stanley Staco.

By - 6/26/14 - 1:11 pm

UPDATE: Arrest made.

Boston Police report a woman was attacked at knifepoint around 11 a.m. yesterday somewhere in the Arnold Arboretum.

The suspect is described as a black male in his early twenties, 5’4” to 5’6” in height. He is further described as having a thin build, wearing a black do-rag, white t-shirt, dark colored jeans with grey. The suspect was riding a

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By - 6/24/14 - 9:52 pm

State Police, with assistance from their Boston counterparts, are investigating how a man got shot tonight in a car on Old Colony Avenue near the footbridge to Moakley Park. The victim got himself to Boston Medical Center around 9:30 p.m.- where not long after, security guards found a car parked outside with bullet holes.

This was about an hour after another man was stabbed... Read more

By - 6/20/14 - 4:01 pm

Around 3:50 p.m. on Hiawatha Road off Blue Hill Avenue. Police are looking for a man in his 50s, wearing a gray shirt and driving a champagne-colored Explorer.

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