Knives

By - 3/21/14 - 6:19 am

Shortly after 9 p.m. on Thursday in the parking lot of the Citizens Bank branch at 777 South St. Robber got away with a pocketbook and a white iPhone in a yellow Vera Bradley case.

By - 3/15/14 - 8:33 pm

Shortly before 8:30 p.m. at Stoughton and Bakersfield streets.

Police are looking for a light-gray Fusion with red tape wrapped around the passenger-side mirror.

By - 3/13/14 - 2:22 pm

Boston Police report arresting two of the four people they say punched and kicked a man to the ground on Tremont St. around 9:50 p.m. yesterday.

According to police, the victim was walking on Tremont when a woman, walking with three men, asked him for money.

When he refused, the suspect wearing the black and red coat yelled at him then punched the

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By - 3/10/14 - 5:16 pm

Around 5 p.m., in the arm and buttocks. She ran into the health center at 1575 Blue Hill Ave. for help.

By - 3/9/14 - 8:06 am

The crime scene. Photo by Adam Castliglioni.

Boston Police report a man who interceded in another man's attack on a woman near Haymarket around midnight got stabbed but still managed to grapple the attacker to the ground and hold him there until police arrived.

John Driscoll, 29, of Jamaica Plain, was arrested on charges of assault with intent to murder, assault by means of a dangerous weapon, and assault and battery... Read more

By - 3/7/14 - 3:21 pm

Hereford crime scene. Photo by Flea.

Two people were stabbed around 2:30 p.m. at 66 Hereford St. Both were taken to local hospitals.

Police are looking for three suspects, all black, all young, all thin: A woman, 5'7" with blue-dyed hair, in a black coat; another woman, about 5'6" in a pink and gray knit hat and a long beige coat; and a man, 5'11" to 6' in a black... Read more

By - 3/3/14 - 2:23 pm

Boston Police report a man was stabbed shortly before 5:30 a.m. on Saturday at 744 Washington St. He managed to make it to Carney Hospital, where he died, police say.... Read more

By - 3/3/14 - 10:44 am

Boston Police report a large party in a room at the Doubletree Hotel on Mt. Vernon Street early Saturday spilled into the street outside and ended with two men stabbed, one fatally.

Police have yet to make any arrests for the stabbings, which happened around 2:35 a.m., but Capt. John Greland at C-6 says there is "a very active investigation."... Read more

By - 3/2/14 - 9:16 am

Boston Police report arresting two men for stabbing a worker at the the Liquor Store in the Alley around 1:35 a.m.

WCVB reports the worker, 29, was a barback and that he was stabbed in the stomach. Boston Police report he is in stable condition.... Read more

By - 2/28/14 - 8:07 am

A Woburn man and his teen brother found themselves being held up at knifepoint in an alley when they traveled to Mattapan last week to meet with a man they thought wanted to sell him a phone, in a deal they'd brokered on Facebook.

Police responding to their 911 call were unable to find the suspects. But then, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports,... Read more

By - 2/21/14 - 11:16 pm

A man was stabbed in the leg at Dorchester Avenue and Adams Street shortly after 11 p.m. by one of two men, who grabbed his phone, then ran down Adams Street towards Park.

The suspects were black and in their early 20s. One is about 6'1" and the other about 5'7".

By - 2/21/14 - 5:12 pm

Boston Police report officers fresh footprints in the snow early this morning led officers to two East Boston teens they say had just robbed a man by putting a knife to his back at Bennington and Marion streets.

Police say Thomas Hernandez Leyva, 16, and German Mejia Salmeron, 19, are also suspects in two other armed holdups in the area in the two hours... Read more

By - 2/15/14 - 9:56 am

Boston Police report drug officers who raided a house at 11 Treadway Rd. yesterday morning recovered quite a stash:

Upon executing the search warrant at 11 Treadway Road, detectives encountered two more suspects and recovered a loaded .22 caliber rifle, 5 pounds of marijuana, 627 Grams of MDMA (Molly) 2 bottles of Testosterone (steroid) 3 machetes, 2 bullet proof vests, white zip ties,

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By - 2/13/14 - 7:16 pm

Boston Police report Peter Farrell, 22, managed to rob the Cumberland Farms at 628 E. 5th St. on Sunday even though the gloves he was wearing meant he couldn't operate the touch-screen cash register to open it.

Police say Farrell walked into the store as a clerk was closing it around 10:55 p.m., went around the counter and threatened the clerk with a knife:... Read more

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

A man was attacked and robbed in his own apartment at 55 Park Dr. shortly after 10 p.m.; he apparently managed to slice his two attackers, who ran away, trailing blood on the street outside.

The victim's injuries were not life threatening.

Everybody involved appeared to be college students.... Read more

By - 2/9/14 - 8:56 am

Stanley Staco reports the man was stabbed around 3:20 a.m. at 112 Wellington Hill St. He was taken away in critical condition.... Read more

By - 2/2/14 - 10:50 am

Boston Police report that officers responding to a report of a large fight on the fourth floor of the Hotel Buckminster in Kenmore Square late Friday arrested a Roxbury man packing a loaded gun and a Dorchester man carrying a large kitchen knife nowhere near a kitchen.

It's the latest spot of trouble for the Beacon Street hotel, whose officials promised the Boston Licensing Board... Read more

By - 2/1/14 - 11:02 pm

Around 9:45 p.m. near the Home Market at Belgrade Avenue and Walworth Street.

Suspects are described as two Hispanic men in all black clothing, one about 5'11" in a mask, the other about 20, with long black hair and a goatee. They ran up Walworth towards Washington Street.

By - 1/31/14 - 4:27 pm

Police are at 190 Blue Ledge Drive in the Stony Brook Commons townhouse complex, investigating how a man in an apartment there got stabbed several times while a woman in a building across the street got hit in the head with something hard.

Because of the severity of the man's injuries, the homicide unit has been summoned.

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By - 1/30/14 - 11:45 am

A man walking through Ringer Park shortly after 11 a.m. was surrounded by three young teens, one armed with a knife, who took his phone.

Knife boy was described as black, about 5'6" and wearing a bright-yellow jacket with a scarf over his face.

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