Boston Police report officers who pulled a man over for a traffic infraction in the South End last night wound up arresting him after his name came up on a warrant charging him with the murder of Bihlal Bell, 31, in Orchard Park on April 11, 2022. Read more.
Victim identified as Bihlal Bell, 31.
Boston Police report a man was shot the Keegan Street side of Orchard Park in Roxbury around 5:50 p.m. Read more.
Convicted crack dealer with Roxbury ties who was caught selling crack at South Shore Plaza while still on probation gets more than seven years
A federal judge this week sentenced Raymond Gaines, 42, to 90 months in federal prison after he admitted he got caught selling crack to an undercover agent three times at South Shore Plaza following his release on an earlier crack-sales conviction. Read more.
A federal judge in Boston has sentenced Lyndon Scott, 32, a member of the Orchard Park Trailblazers Gang, to 117 months in federal prison following his admission that both a saleable quantity of crack and a loaded gun were found in his car in 2019. Read more.
Boston Police report a man was shot at 18 Adams Street in Orchard Park in Roxbury around 12:45 a.m. He was declared dead at the scene.
Friends are identifying him as James "Power" Hendricks, 49, of Hyde Park..
A man caught with a gun during a BPD sweep after a double murder at Jamaica Plain's Mildred Hailey Apartments was sentenced today to 2 1/2 years in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition, the US Attorney's office reports. Read more.
A dozen men and one teen who police say had turned Orchard Park development near Dudley Square into a violent open-air drug bazaar were charged with federal drug offenses yesterday following a two-year investigation, Boston Police and the US Attorney's office report. Read more.