Around 12:10 a.m. at Elizabeth and Astoria streets. A woman was found in front of 17 Elizabeth with a gunshot wound; moments later, police found a man shot in the stomach and shoulder behind the house. About 15 minutes later, another person was found with a gunshot wound to the leg. At least six shots fired.
Stanley Stacos reports somebody was shot in the parking lot of Jubilee Christian Church, 1500 Blue Hill Ave., shortly before 7 p.m.
Around 10:40 p.m. on Blue Hill Avenue near Walk Hill. Victim was conscious and alert.
The Boston Licensing Board tomorrow considers whether to approve a proposed Nigerian restaurant in Dudley Square. And a second Nigerian restaurant, in Mattapan, could come before the board within a month for permission to open.
The Herald reports the Baker administration has stopped plans to buy "diesel multiple unit" trains that would have allowed the Fairmount Line to run at subway-like frequencies, saying now's not the time to load up on new technologies on the T. Read more.
DMUs are passenger coaches with their own diesel engines, which can be more easily assembled into smaller trains at non-peak hours; the Patrick administration had touted them as a way to improve service on the line - and also to serve the proposed West Station stop in Allston on the Worcester Line and connect Back Bay with the South Boston convention center.
A Dorchester District Court judge today set bail of $500,000 for James Horton of Dorchester, a seasonal Boston DPW worker who is charged with hitting two little kids on bicycles Saturday night, then fleeing the scene as one of them lay there, dead. Read more.
Around 9 p.m. on Rexford Street near Cummins Highway.
Rather than risk rejection after the mayor's office opposed them, the owners of Macumba Latina on River Street have withdrawn their request to offer bottle service at several VIP tables.
The owners made their pitch at a Boston Licensing Board last week - at which the mayor's office opposed the proposal, in part because they had yet to talk to any residents' groups.
Macumba Latina, 477 River St., finds out tomorrow whether it can legally start offering tableside liquor service. Read more.
photo credit Faith Ninivaggi
Shortly before 6 p.m. in the area of 130 River St., Stanley Staco reports. The victim was wounded seriously enough the homicide unit was called in, just in case.