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.
The man, seen on the surveillance video released by police, is described as white, 6' and 200 lbs. He wore a blue shirt, a black baseball cap with a white... Read more
An East Boston man was charged with attacking a friend with a machete after the friend allegedly threw a traffic cone through his window early this morning, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.
Joseph Cahill, 63, had bail set at $25,000 at his arraignment today on a charge of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, the DA's office says. He was also ordered... Read more
Around 8:40 p.m. at 66 Westville St.
In the chest and leg, around 8:45 p.m.; injuries not considered life threatening.
UPDATE, 12/17/13: Per Boston's Finest, he had his finger and half another finger chopped off in a Hyde Park apartment used for cocaine distribution.
UPDATE: It was only one finger, but mystery still surrounds the whole case.
A man showed up at Faulkner Hospital tonight with two fingers cut off - and one still in his possession. But while he initially said he was... Read more
UPDATE: Arrest made.
The Dorchester Reporter reports a woman was found stabbed on Gates Street in South Boston early this morning:
Suspect in custody; police probing connection to kidnap/murder. BPD sources say unnamed suspect was injured in Tuesday attack, in which he allegedly stabbed female victim in neck, chest.
Nearby residents reported numerous BPD vehicles on the street around 4 a.m.... Read more
Boston Police report a man was found stabbed in the parking lot of La Chiva Restaurant, 259 Bennington St. around 6:40 a.m. Saturday. He was taken to Mass. General with life-threatening injuries.
Rony Ernesto Aguino, 30, was arrested not long after on charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.
According to the Suffolk County District Attorney's office:
Aguino allegedly made post... Read more
Stanley Staco reports a man was stabbed twice around 1:20 a.m. on Blue Hill Avenue near Walk Hill Street.
Boston Police report the Dorchester teen was walking to her boyfriend's house - and talking to him on the phone - shortly after 2 a.m. when some guy began following her:
The victim said she was followed by an unknown male suspect from Dorchester Avenue to Dracut Street then approached her while holding a knife in her direction and stated, "Yo run your pockets."... Read more
Update: Photos of possible suspect released.
Boston Police report two women were grabbed and stabbed early this morning, possibly by the same man.
In both cases, the women were grabbed from behind, police say.
In the first case, a woman walking in the area of Vancouver Street and Huntington Avenue told police:
The suspect jumped out of the bushes, grabbed her and... Read more
Hugo Ventura, 30, was arraigned this week on a charge of slashing a man's ear and face after police began to doubt his story that his victim suffered his injuries while saving him from a pack of three guys with a machete who'd burst into the Bennington Street apartment where they'd been drinking, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.
Hugo Ventura, 30, was released... Read more
Boston Police report delivery men for two separate Chinese restaurants were held up on the same Dorchester street last week.
Around 1:40 p.m. last Wednesday, a delivery worker for Hong Kong Chef at 47 Topliff St. was held up at knifepoint there by three men who'd been sitting on the front porch of 43 Topliff when he pulled up. The suspects were... Read more
Police say the bouncer was attempting to break up a fight between two or three men when one of them whipped out a knife and stabbed the bouncer in the arm and stomach. Police say he managed to get himself to nearby Tufts Medical... Read more