Police and EMTs rushed to 746 Truman Parkway in Hyde Park around 9:20 p.m. after two men, one armed with an ice pick, the other with a shovel, began jousting. The man with the ice pick punctured the shovel man's face several times; Shovel man in turn managed to slice open ice-pick man's face with his ad-hoc weapon.... Read more
Boston Police report a man was stabbed sometime after midnight at Washington and Stuart streets - just down the street from the emergency room at Tufts Medical Center. Police say he is in critical but stable condition.
Boston Police report a Dorchester woman ended an argument with her boyfriend that turned physical by plunging a knife into his stomach.
Tina Thompson, 46, was arrested on a charge of assault with intent to murder after the stabbing, about 12:40 p.m. in the kitchen of an apartment at 400 Savin Hill Ave. The boyfriend was transported to Boston Medical Center with... Read more
Shortly before midnight at Norfolk and Chipman streets.
The suspect was described as black, in his early 20s, and wearing a blue hoodie. Last seen running towards Codman Square. Before the stabbing, he got out of a green vehicle, possibly a Jeep Liberty, also last seen headed towards Codman.... Read more
Around 10:30 p.m., where Boylston Street and the Fenway meet. Police are looking for three Hispanic males, one in a blue hoodie with white stripes.
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
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
Around 12:50 a.m. in the buttocks in the area of Normandy and Seaver streets.
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
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.
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
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
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
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
Around 9:30 p.m. at 144 Dudley St., although that might only be where he wound up, not where he was stabbed.
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... Read more
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.