Murder

By - 1/12/19 - 10:14 pm

Victim identified as Edward Mowring, 70.

Boston Police report a man was stabbed shortly before 10 p.m. at 49 Blue Hill Ave. He was declared dead at the scene.

He is Boston's third murder victim in 2019.

By - 1/8/19 - 5:48 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot at 42 Crawford St. in Roxbury around 4:30 p.m. Police say the man, in his late 20s, was found about a block away at 10 Howland St. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. WFXT reports he was shot while sitting in a vehicle.

He is Boston's second murder victim in 2019.

By - 1/1/19 - 11:39 am

Victim identified as Emmanuel Molin, 32, of Taunton.

Boston Police report a man was shot around 3 a.m. outside 19 Johnston Rd., off Blue Hill Avenue, in Dorchester. The man, in his early 30s, was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

He is Boston's first murder victim of 2019.

By - 12/27/18 - 8:51 am

Victim identified as Myssiah Pledger, 18.

WHDH reports three people were shot on Astoria Street in Mattapan around 12:30 a.m. Two drove away and were found on Dyer Street, one, shot in the head, dead. The other, shot in the leg, was taken to a local hospital. The third victim showed up at a local ER.

2018 murders in Boston.

By - 12/21/18 - 8:42 am

Victim identified as Joao "Johny" Alves. GoFundMe page for his family.

Boston Police report a man was shot around 12:30 a.m. at 198 Blue Hill Ave., near Brookford Street. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

2018 murders in Boston.

By - 12/10/18 - 10:04 pm

Victim identified as Gregory Phillips, 25, of Dorchester.

Shortly before 10 p.m. on outside 155 Savannah Ave.. The victim was declared dead at the scene. Police say a man fired a shot at the victim, got into a maroon minivan with two other men, then fired several more shots before they drove off.

2018 murders in Boston.

By - 11/30/18 - 7:51 pm
Codman Square blocked off

Codman Square blocked off. Photo by Jarred Johnson.

Victim identified as Nervan Joshua Luc, 19.

A man was fatally shot in the head as he sat in a car on Norwell Street, near Washington Street around 7:10 p.m., according to NBC Boston.

However, PCFN reports police found his body, still in the car, about a mile away, at Talbot Avenue and Norfolk Street. This was right outside the Great Hall, where the Louis D. Brown Peace Institute and City Council President Andrea Campbell were leading "a community conversation on public safety issues" in Campbell's district. Read more.

By - 11/22/18 - 9:20 am

Updated, 4:30 p.m.

Boston Police report a man was shot at 6 Hoffman St., off Chestnut Avenue, around 1:15 a.m. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died. A nearby resident reported hearing multiple shots.

2018 murders in Boston.

By - 11/19/18 - 6:44 pm

Woman identified as Lodimira Dos Santos, 23.

WFXT reports a man and a woman were fatally shot around 5:45 p.m. at 60 Bickford St. in the Hailey Apartments in Jamaica Plain. Read more.

By - 11/18/18 - 10:40 am

Victim identified as Korey Wornum-Parker, 28, of Roxbury.

Boston Police report a man was shot shortly before 2 a.m. at 10 Westmore Rd. in Mattapan. The victim was declared dead at the scene.

2018 murders in Boston.

By - 11/17/18 - 10:26 am

UPDATE: Two arrested for dragging the teen with their car.

State Police report an 18-year-old suffered life-threatening injuries at Gallivan Boulevard and Washington Street in Dorchester around 11:45 p.m. on Friday, although they aren't saying how.

By - 10/15/18 - 10:39 pm

Victim identified as Alicia Restrepo, 24.

Boston Police report a woman, 24, was shot several times on Charles Street near Ditson Street, around 9:35 p.m. Read more.

By - 10/12/18 - 11:22 pm

Boston Police report a man in his 30s was shot at Columbia Road and Geneva Avenue around 9:30 p.m. Read more.

By - 10/11/18 - 10:14 am

Update: Victim identified as Marlon Richardson, 19, of Dorchester.

Boston Police report a man, 19, was fatally shot around 2:10 a.m. at 12 Vinson St. in Dorchester. Read more.

By - 10/7/18 - 1:39 pm

Boston Police report a man in his 30s was fatally shot at 88 Itasca St., near Currier Street, in Mattapan around 11:30 a.m. Read more.

By - 10/7/18 - 10:09 am

Victim identified as Karim Blount, 42, of Mattapan. He leaves four children. Friends have set up a GoFundMe page to help his family.

Boston Police report a man in his 40s was shot at 18 Mildred Ave. around 2:30 a.m. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

2018 murders in Boston.

By - 10/6/18 - 11:45 pm

Updated, 9:50 a.m., Sunday.

An attendant in his early 60s at the Fabian gas station on Washington Street at Melville Avenue was shot during a robbery attempt around 11:35 p.m. Read more.

By - 10/5/18 - 10:26 pm

Victim identified as Gabriel Rodriguez, 22, of Dorchester.

Boston Police report a man found shot at 11 Emrose Terrace around 6:50 p.m. was declared dead at the scene. Read more.

By - 10/5/18 - 8:52 am

Victim identified as Raymond Holloway-Creighton, 26, of Dorchester.

Boston Police report a man, believed to be in his 20s, was shot at 911 Massachusetts Ave., near Chesterton Street, around 3:30 a.m. Read more.

By - 9/27/18 - 9:23 pm

Obituary.

Boston Police report a Hyde Park man was fatally shot around 8:50 p.m. at 1651 Blue Hill Ave. Read more.