A woman was held up around 10:20 a.m. on East 8 Street at H Street by a man with a silver handgun, who was described as tall and skinny and wearing a black ski mask, a black hat and a light-gray hoodie. He also had a dark backpack.
East 8 Street
Shortly before midnight on the 300 block of East 8 Street, Boston EMS Incidents reports.
Boston firefighters are on Winfield Street at East 8 Street in South Boston, where a transformer went kablam shortly after 10 p.m.
Eileen Murphy reports there was a manhole fire about an hour earlier on West Broadway.