Knives

By - 8/13/14 - 11:37 am

A Ditson Street resident forwarded this image from her home's surveillance camera of two men right after they'd held up an elderly man at knifepoint around 5 p.m. yesterday at Ditson Street and Arcadia Park in Fields Corner.

She reports:

Victim was unharmed but lost his phone, wallet, and other valuables. The suspects fled on foot up Ditson St, and then ran through the vacant lot at the end of Ditson St. toward Ridgewood St.

Suspect #1 is about 5'8" tall, late teen, wearing white snickers, blue jeans, a white T-shirt and a light colored cap.

By - 8/13/14 - 11:27 am

UPDATE: Jackson ordered to observation for 20 days, the DA's office reports, adds Jackson did not know her victim.

Michelle Jackson, 27, is scheduled for arraignment today on charges she plunged a pair of scissors into another woman's chest around 5:30 p.m. yesterday at Massachusetts Avenue and Albany Street, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's office, which reports the victim, 21-year-old Cambridge resident, is expected to survive, and that the motive remains under investigation.

Innocent, etc.

By - 8/12/14 - 2:55 pm

Around 2:45 p.m. on Centre Street, across from the liquor store.

Police are looking for four suspects, one a woman in a long dress with orange stripes who did the stabbing and three men, one wearing a GPS ankle bracelet and a blue-and-white striped shirt.

Because of the proximity to the Orange Line station - initial reports suggested the stabbing happened near the fare gates - the T had Orange Line trains bypass Jackson Square.

By - 8/9/14 - 6:59 pm

Police are looking for two teens for an armed robbery around 6:45 p.m. on Schuyler Street near Elm Hill Avenue.

They took a Galaxy phone, a pair of sneakers in a red-and-white Nike box and cash from their victim. One was described as a black male, about 5'6" in a black hoodie. The other was a black female, about 5'3" with short hair and a number of tattoos.

By - 8/7/14 - 9:01 am

UPDATE: Ferguson Farrell, 28, is scheduled for arraignment in Roxbury District Court today on a charge of armed assault with intent to murder for allegedly stabbing a 47-year-old woman in the back, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Shortly before 8 a.m., according to Boston EMS Incidents. Robert Orthman reports:

Police, fire and EMTs in front of Court House. Street closed, police tape up, traffic a mess.

By - 8/4/14 - 6:01 pm

Around 5:50 p.m. at Orlando and Almont streets.

Police were on the scene quickly and within 10 minutes had a suspect in custody - along with the knife he allegedly used.

By - 8/3/14 - 10:33 pm

By - 8/1/14 - 9:00 am

Around 6:40 a.m., Stanley Staco reports. Mark Katic reports he was stabbed to death. Boston Police report the victim was in his 50s.

By - 7/31/14 - 7:09 pm

Around 7 p.m. at 157 Washington St.

The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

A separate ambulance was called to take two young children, who were in the apartment at the time, to the hospital for observation.

By - 7/30/14 - 10:59 am

Around 1:40 a.m. at Pleasant and Stoughton streets, according to Boston EMS Incidents, which reports the man was standing and conscious when paramedics and EMTs arrived.

By - 7/23/14 - 9:51 pm

A man had a small phone speaker stolen at knifepoint around 9:30 p.m. outside Atlas Liquors, 591 Hyde Park Ave.

Police began looking for three teens on BMX bikes, one wearing a T-shirt wrapped around his neck, and apprehended two of them within 15 minutes.

By - 7/21/14 - 1:03 pm

Shortly after 12:30 p.m. at 57 Armandine St., although he may have been stabbed, in the chest and stomach, outside a convenience store across from Dorchester District Court on Washington Street.

By - 7/20/14 - 8:58 pm

Stanley Staco reports the man was stabbed at Blue Hill Avenue and Deering Road shortly after 8 p.m. Police found him a couple blocks away at Westmore Road.

By - 7/20/14 - 7:51 am

Around 12:40 a.m., a man walked into the Boston Medical Center stabbed to the face and arm. Stanley Staco reports police eventually established he was stabbed at 19 Cunningham St. in Dorchester.

By - 7/15/14 - 3:41 pm

Boston Police report a man was stabbed repeatedly around 2 a.m. on Sunday at Commercial and Chatham streets, but that he is expected to survive.

By - 7/13/14 - 7:46 pm

Around 7:40 p.m. outside 80 Greenwood St.

Suspect: Black, 28, no shirt, white shorts, red do-rag, may have fled in white Sonata.

By - 7/12/14 - 1:12 am

One in the arm, two in the hand, shortly before 1 a.m. at Morton and Sutton streets. One victim was found several blocks away on West Selden Street.

By - 7/11/14 - 12:25 am

Around 12:15 a.m. at Tremont Street near Marginal Road; one in the stomach. A suspect was arrested at Marginal and Washington.

UPDATE: Boston Police provide this account of what happened after an officer on patrol was flagged down by a whole group of people being chased by a guy with a knife:

By - 7/4/14 - 8:48 pm

Around 8:25 p.m. on Esmond Street near Blue Hill Avenue, by two men. The victim managed to walk a couple blocks to McLellan Street, which is where police found him.

By - 7/2/14 - 9:43 am

Shortly before 5 a.m. on Victory Road, per Stanley Staco.