Knives

By - 10/6/13 - 10:22 am

Around 10 p.m. on Leon Street outside the West Village G dorm, according to an alert from Northeastern Police.

According to police, two black teens asked the students for the time; when both students took out their phones to answer the question, one of the teens pulled a knife and demanded the phones. The pair then fled toward the Ruggles T stop.... Read more

By - 10/3/13 - 1:30 pm

For the second time in ten days, bystanders didn't just watch a woman get mugged - they chased after her attackers.

Boston Police report officers on patrol spotted a man being chased across the Common around 7:40 p.m. yesterday. Their professional curiosity aroused, they then watched as a male pursuer tackled the fleeing man. Based on interviews, police say:

One of the male suspects

... Read more
By - 9/28/13 - 1:01 am

Around 12:50 a.m. in the buttocks in the area of Normandy and Seaver streets.

By - 9/26/13 - 1:50 pm

Angeliea Brown, 33, of Dorchester, is scheduled for arraignment tomorrow for the death of Winston Fields, 73, in his apartment at 2311 Washington St. sometime last month, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Fields was last seen alive on Aug. 9; his body was found Aug. 14.

Brown has been in custody in lieu of $300 bail since her arrest Aug. 11, when... Read more

By - 9/23/13 - 1:12 pm

Shortly before 1 p.m. in the area of Ring Road by the Pru. In the pursuit, he dropped both the purse and the knife.

Katie reports:

Tons of people running to catch someone ... Great to see a bunch of guys running after robber.

He's described as white, 5'8" to 5'10" with close-cropped hair and wearing black, knee-length shorts, white sneakers and a black... Read more

By - 9/20/13 - 9:15 pm

Two men wound up stabbed in South Boston around 9 p.m. One victim was found on Preble Street near Vinton, the other on Dorchester Street near Vinton. Both were taken to local hospitals with injuries not expected to kill them.

About an hour later, witnesses pointed police to a guy in a Patriots shirt, covered in blood, wandering around West Broadway. After a foot chase,... Read more

By - 9/11/13 - 10:09 pm

Video from a July 3 robbery at VFW Parkway and Spring Street.

Boston Police report they are looking for a man who has been alternating between a knife and a gun as he holds up Dunkin' Donuts outlets along the Dedham line, most recently last night at the outlet at VFW Parkway and Spring Street.

Police say the bandit also robbed that store... Read more

By - 9/11/13 - 1:10 pm

Boston Police report they are investigating how two men came to be lying on Greenwood Street early this morning, one of them dying in the middle of the street from what appeared to be serious head injuries, the other collapsed on a resident's porch with serious stab wounds.

Police say that shortly after 1 a.m., officers responded to a call about a man lying... Read more

By - 9/10/13 - 9:37 pm

Around 9:10 p.m. at 140 Tremont St., according to Brian D'Amico, who adds the homicide unit was summoned because of the severity of the injuries.

By - 9/10/13 - 9:28 pm

Mike Moura reports the Dunkin' Donuts at VFW Parkway and Spring Street was held up shortly after 9 p.m. by a man in a mask who ran across the bridge into Dedham.

The Dunkin' Donuts on Washington Street near the Dedham line was held up at knifepoint last week.... Read more

By - 9/9/13 - 10:15 pm

Around 9:30 p.m. at 144 Dudley St., although that might only be where he wound up, not where he was stabbed.

By - 9/6/13 - 10:27 pm

Stanley Staco reports the men were stabbed shortly after 10 p.m. at 65 Dix St.

By - 9/4/13 - 4:35 pm

Boston Police report the Dunkin' Donuts at 5305 Washington St., near the Dedham line, was held up shortly before 9 p.m. on Tuesday by a man with a knife:

The store clerk stated to officers the suspect jumped over the counter and brandished a knife at the clerk and demanded cash. The suspect took an undetermined amount of cash and fled from the

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By - 9/3/13 - 11:24 pm

Around 11:15 p.m. at 2260 Dorchester Ave. in Dorchester Lower Mills. The woman made it down to the lobby from the seventh floor, where police found the man, with a possible stab wound to the chest.

By - 8/29/13 - 4:43 pm

Boston Police report arresting a Dorchester woman on charges she stabbed another woman this morning at 27 Corona St..

Police say Rasyelis Reyes, 19, was charged with assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon after sending the other woman to the hospital in serious condition.

The victim had been stabbed by her boyfriend's new girlfriend.

Dorchester District Court Judge Catherine Byrne... Read more

By - 8/25/13 - 10:42 pm

Around 10:30 p.m. at Northampton St. and Harrison Avenue.

By - 8/25/13 - 3:19 pm

Boston Police report a man suffered life-threatening injuries during a fight outside the Greatest Bar that his opponent ended by plunging a knife into him.

The victim, 23, was taken to Mass. General following the stabbing around 1:50 a.m. outside the bar, at 262 Friend St.:

Witnesses reported to officers that the victim was involved in at least two altercations on Friend Street

... Read more
By - 8/24/13 - 11:49 pm

A man was stabbed in the neck around 11:40 p.m. at 95 B St., possibly in a fight with two other men, both white, one with a blond ponytail, about 38.

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

By - 8/24/13 - 9:48 am

Police are looking for a tan or gold Scion in connection with a stabbing around 9:30 a.m. on Stratton Street near Blue Hill Avenue. Police found one victim on the street. The second victim disappeared, but may have jumped into the Scion with the stabber.

Not long after, shots were fired at a bus stop a couple blocks away at Blue Hill Avenue and Callendar... Read more

By - 8/23/13 - 6:00 pm

Around 5:30 p.m. at Blue Hill Avenue and River St. The victim in the black Cadillac is expected to survive; the stabber may have also been injured, possibly by getting dragged by the car. He's described as 17, thin, with an Afro.

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