Knives

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:

By - 11/17/13 - 11:36 pm

Boston Police report arresting a Newton man on charges he stabbed one man and beat another after being refused entry to Coogan's Bar around 12:35 a.m.

Police say that after the attack, Peter Damelio, 38, took a cab to Charlestown - where he was arrested.

Police say that when Damelio first showed up at the bar, he tried to gain immediate entrance. A bouncer... Read more

By - 11/17/13 - 6:04 pm

UPDATE: The more seriously injured man, Edwin Santos, died; two now face murder charges.

A man was taken away in critical condition following a beating and stabbing around 5 p.m. at Bell's Market, 246 Dorchester St.

Boston EMS Incidents reports that about an hour later, another man was stabbed around the corner from the market on E. 9 St.

On Friday night,... Read more

By - 11/15/13 - 9:58 pm

Gates Street scene. Photo by Brian Fluharty.

Police are looking for several white teens for an attack around 9 p.m. outside 10 Gates St. that sent one victim to the hospital with stab wounds to the back. A second victim was punched.

The attackers, some of whom may have been on bicycles, fled onto Dorchester Street.... Read more

By - 11/3/13 - 5:45 pm

Boston Police report they are investigating a slashing spree on Westminster Avenue in which more than a dozen cars had their tires slashed overnight.

Police have no suspects yet, but are hoping members of the public can help fix that, by calling detectives at 617-343-5628 or contacting the anonymous tip line by calling 800-494-TIPS or texting TIP to CRIME (27463)... Read more

By - 11/2/13 - 9:55 pm

The Globe reports police found six men stabbed at 6 Leroy St. around 4:45 a.m.

By - 11/1/13 - 11:51 am
Volvo sought

Boston Police report they are looking for a man forced a Timilty Middle School student into his car at knifepoint around 7:30 a.m. on Thursday at Dudley and Shirley streets.

Police say the 12-year-old managed to jump out of the car a half mile up Dudley, at Dearborn Street, then ran to the Timilty.

The suspect is described as a dark skinned black male

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