Around 11:15 p.m., a man apparently came out of the 222 Lounge at 222 Friend St., near Valenti Way, walked into the neighboring parking lot, fired a shot across the street, then fled in a car. No reports of anybody or anything getting hit.
Boston Police report arresting a 14-year-old they say showed up at Roberts Playground in Dorchester with a loaded gun and threatened to shoot somebody there Saturday night - a week after four men were stabbed at the park. Read more.
Boston Police report arresting a Dorchester man on gun, drug and driving charges after an officer spotted him driving on the wrong side of Massachusetts Avenue near Melnea Cass Boulevard around 2:30 a.m. Read more.
Boston Police report drug-unit officers staking out Hyde Park Avenue and Arlington Street around 6:40 p.m. on Tuesday spotted what they were expecting to see: A drug deal going down, between occupants of two cars. Read more.
Boston Police report arresting people from Hyde park, Quincy and Roxbury on gun charges last night after they allegedly ran a red light at Norfolk and Flint streets in Mattapan in a car that matched the description of one fleeing a Mission Hill shooting earlier in the day. Read more.
Live Boston reports a man escaped serious injury early Sunday when somebody started firing at his Jeep from just a few feet away, in what might have been a case of mistaken identity in the area of Harold and Seaver streets in Roxbury. Read more.
One victim was shot in the hand on Spencer Street, between Wheatland and Talbot Avenues shortly after 10:20 p.m., the second in the hand on Livingstone Street, just off Blue Hill Avenue, about a block north of the B3 police station, shortly before 10:30 p.m.
Part of the crime scene on Blue Hill Avenue. Photo by Live Boston.
Live Boston reports a man was shot on Blue Hill Avenue at Elliington Street around 2:30 a.m., in the middle of what had turned into a large pre-Carnival block party even though Carnival itself had been canceled in May because of Covid-19. Read more.