Knives

By - 6/27/13 - 4:52 pm

Around 4:30 on Willers Street, behind the Ohrenberger, Mike Moura reports.

By - 6/15/13 - 10:54 am

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

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By - 6/10/13 - 4:14 pm

Boston Police report finding a newly perforated man at 1 Vallar Rd. around 2:35 a.m.

The man, described by police as "uncooperative," was sent off to Mass. General and is expected to survive.... Read more

By - 5/30/13 - 12:14 pm

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

By - 5/16/13 - 10:26 pm

Stanley Staco reports the victim was taken away in bad shape following the 8:25 p.m. incident at Blue Hill Avenue and Woodcliff Street.... Read more

By - 5/7/13 - 7:40 am

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

By - 5/3/13 - 11:49 pm

Boston Police report a melee around 1:45 a.m. at Underbar, 275 Tremont St., sent three men to the hospital.

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

By - 5/3/13 - 9:02 pm

Taped off Downtown Crossing intersection. Photo by Stephanie Giunta.Taped off Downtown Crossing intersection. Photo by Stephanie Giunta.

Several streets downtown became a taped-off crime scene tonight after somebody was stabbed at Washington and Hayward streets around 7:30... Read more

By - 4/10/13 - 10:47 pm

One in the chest, one in the hand, around 10:00 p.m. on the southbound Red Line platform, Mike Moura reports. Red Line trains continued to run, but weren't stopping at Downtown Crossing.

UPDATE: The MBTA reports both victims are expected to survive. The stabber got into an argument with them at the front end of the southbound platform and fled before police arrived.... Read more

By - 4/8/13 - 2:57 pm

City licensing chief Patricia Malone today warned the Dublin House, 7 Stoughton St., she will suspend its license because of a stabbing last month - unless the bar can show her a substantive plan to stop people with weapons from showing up there.

The bar seems to be "attracting people who carry weapons, and that is a huge concern to me," she told owner Yiser... Read more

By - 4/1/13 - 4:16 pm

Somebody was stabbed shortly after 4 p.m. on Midland Street, then collapsed at Savin Hill Avenue and Sidney Street, down the block from the T stop. A mini-van wanted in connection with the investigation was stopped about 10 minutes later at Linden and Freeport streets.

UPDATE: The Herald reports the victim was a mother pushing a stroller.... Read more

By - 3/29/13 - 4:48 pm

Around 4:40 p.m. at Geneva Avenue and Park Street.

The man was rushed to the hospital for surgery in critical condition. The homicide unit was summoned.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 50s, wearing a black and blue sweater, khaki pants and black sneakers with blue and pink stripes. He was last seen fleeing down Bourneside.

In 2005, a worker... Read more

By - 3/28/13 - 10:06 pm

The JP Convenience Store, 162 South St., was held up around 9:45 p.m. by a Hispanic male, about 5'8", dressed all in black, who fled towards the T stop.... Read more

By - 3/19/13 - 8:18 pm

Around 8:05 p.m. at 190 Ruggles St.

By - 3/16/13 - 11:08 pm

A fight outside 180 Columbia Rd. ended around 10:45 p.m. with two men stabbed, one with injuries severe enough to have the homicide unit called in.... Read more

By - 3/16/13 - 10:15 pm

Brian D'Amico reports a man was stabbed several times in the stomach and back around 9:30 p.m. on Dorchester Avenue at Dracut Street. The suspects were described as two or three Asian males.

About 45 minutes later, a man was stabbed outside the Ashmont T station. The suspects were described as three black males.... Read more

By - 3/3/13 - 10:02 pm

Police investigate stabbing scene. Photo by Jed Hresko.Police investigate stabbing scene. Photo by Jed Hresko.

Around 9:50 p.m. outside 129 Harrishof St. The suspect, who may have pulled the victim out of his car before stabbing him, is described as 5'8"... Read more

By - 3/3/13 - 8:40 pm

A man walking on Congress Street near Sleeper Street was jumped, robbed at knifepoint and punched in the face around 8:15 p.m. By 8:30, officers looking for the suspects on the other side of Fort Point Channel found two men matching their descriptions at Atlantic Avenue and Summer Street and arrested them.

Police will now look at whether the two are involved in a spate... Read more

By - 3/2/13 - 9:32 am

Mike Moura and Stanley Stacos report two men were stabbed outside the TGI Friday's around 11:30 p.m. Friday. Boston Police report both victims are expected to survive.

By - 2/25/13 - 10:52 am

UPDATE: Everett man charged with stabbing Corey Thompson to death.

The Globe reports investigators are looking at whether the cause of death was homicide. Found near Albany Street this morning.... Read more

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