Knives

By - 1/10/14 - 11:02 pm

A pair of alleged rappers were arraigned today on charges they reacted to a complaint about the volume of their vocals at Mass. Ave. on the Orange Line Thursday night by doing a little Jim Croce on their critic's head.

Boston Municipal Court Judge Robert J. McKenna released Shakera Bowden of Dorchester and Curtessa Franklin of Canton, both 19, on personal recognizance, according to... Read more

By - 1/5/14 - 8:54 am

Stanley Staco reports a woman walking on Harding Road at Cummins Highway around 7:30 a.m. had her purse stolen by a man who displayed a knife.... Read more

By - 1/5/14 - 8:49 am

Stanley Staco reports a man was stabbed around 2:10 a.m. at 106 Walford Way.

The victim managed to get himself to the fire station at 520 Main St.... Read more

By - 12/31/13 - 10:53 pm

Transit and Boston Police and EMTs responded to the busway at JFK/UMass around 10:40 p.m., where a man showed up sliced in the throat and chest, although not life-threateningly so. Transit Police report he was stabbed off T property, but wound up there.

By - 12/31/13 - 6:27 pm

Around 5:30 p.m. on the Mattapan Street. Victim is expected to survive.

By - 12/30/13 - 10:59 pm

Around 10:15 p.m. at 124 Devon St. Expected to survive.

By - 12/26/13 - 6:38 pm

Boston Police report a fight around 2:30 a.m. at 95 Hammond St. came to a sharp end when one of the combatants used a knife to try to carve up the other one.

Adbiel Reyes, 19, of Roslindale, was detained at the scene by Northeastern University Police and charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. The other person was taken to... Read more

By - 12/26/13 - 3:46 pm

Boston Police report the 7-Eleven at 508 Park Dr. was held up around 8 p.m. yesterday.

On arrival, officers spoke with an employee who stated the suspect entered the store and approached him. The employee stated the suspect brandished a knife and demanded the employee open the cash registers. The suspect took an unknown amount of currency from the registers and fled the

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By - 12/26/13 - 11:22 am

Stanley Staco reports a resident of a rooming house at 101 Evans St. was stabbed around 10:55 a.m. by one of three men who broke into the building. The victim, he reports, escaped through an open window.... Read more

By - 12/26/13 - 11:07 am

Shortly before 11 a.m. at 501 Washington St.

By - 12/23/13 - 2:12 pm

Boston Police report a man walking down Belvidere Street around midnight was accosted by a guy who asked him for money and then, when rejected, stabbed the man in the elbow and took money and personal documents.

The victim made his way to Hemenway Street in the Fenway, where he called 911. He was taken to Brigham and Women's Hospital and is expected... Read more

By - 12/22/13 - 9:14 am

Stanley Staco report police found a man with a knife still in his neck around 12:20 a.m. at Blue Hill Avenue and Charlotte Street.

Police are looking for two men and a woman last seen running down Esmond Street.... Read more

By - 12/20/13 - 12:14 am

Shortly before midnight on Tremont Street near Mass. Ave. Police are now looking for her blue, 2010 Camry with Mass. plates 922 VM7, now driven by a black man, about 5'8", with a heavy build and wearing a black sweater. The car has a large dent on the right rear side and frogs hanging from the rear-view mirror and attached to the dashboard.

By - 12/18/13 - 5:47 pm

Updated and corrected with info from Transit Police.

Transit Police report a man, about 40, was stabbed "in the torso area" around 5:50 p.m. He was taken to a local hospital and is expected to survive.

By - 12/6/13 - 4:52 pm

The scene on Washington. Photo by Cinnamngrl.

A brawl that started on a 23 bus, then spilled onto Washington Street, brought both Boston and Transit police racing to the scene around 4:10 p.m. One person received a minor stab wound to the back of the neck near Dorchester District Court, Transit Police report, adding another person had bleach poured on him.

The stabbing victim was taken to a local hospital; the... Read more

By - 12/6/13 - 6:39 am

Stanley Staco reports it happened around 1:50 a.m., suspect jumped into a black Scion that then sped away.

By - 12/5/13 - 6:39 pm

Police are looking for two men for a holdup on Firth Road in Roslindale late this afternoon. The two used either a knife or a boxcutter, then fled toward Florence Street.

The suspects are described as black, one 5'11" and the other 5'8". Both wore black hoodies and black pants.

By - 12/4/13 - 11:50 am

A woman's night out for her birthday ended with a stabbing that landed a Fairmount Avenue restaurant before the Boston Licensing Board yesterday.

The board decides tomorrow whether to take any action against the Rincon Caribeno for an argument inside that ended up as a bloody brawl outside that sent one man to the hospital with a stab wound.

According to police and owner Javier... Read more

By - 11/19/13 - 9:56 am

Boston Police report they are investigating a spate of robberies in which people are being robbed of phones and cash at knife- or scissorpoint.

Police report four such robberies this month:

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