Murder

By - 9/22/18 - 10:32 pm

Victim identified as Felix Paulino, 25, of Mattapan.

Boston Police report a man, believed to be in his 20s, was shot at the Professional Barber Shop, 140 South St., around 9:50 p.m. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

2018 murders in Boston.

By - 9/15/18 - 10:55 pm

UPDATE: Police identify the victim as Patrick Sales, 29, of Dorchester.

Boston Police report a man was shot repeatedly outside 500 Blue Hill Ave., near Castlegate, around 8:10 p.m. The man, believed to be in his late 20s, was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

2018 murders in Boston.

By - 9/6/18 - 8:25 am

Boston Police report finding a man dead of "undetermined traumatic injuries" near the Alford Street Bridge around 3:40 a.m.

Anyone with information can contact detectives at 617-343-4470 or the anonymous tip line by calling 800-494-TIPS or texting TIP to CRIME (27463).

By - 8/22/18 - 11:35 pm

UPDATE: Police identify the victim as Fausto Sosa, 18, of Roslindale. He was a student at the Boston Community Leadership Academy in Roslindale.

Boston Police report an 18-year-old was shot at 39 Hollander St., near Harold Street, around 7:10 p.m. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

This is Boston's 36th murder in 2018.

By - 8/14/18 - 11:18 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Yashua Amado, 29, of Mattapan.

The Dorchester Reporter reports three people were shot at 27 Deering Rd. shortly before 9:45 a.m. One was declared dead at the scene, the other two were taken to local hospitals.

The victim is Boston's 35th murder victim this year and the second in Mattapan in three days.

By - 8/11/18 - 11:24 pm

Victim identified as Alexander Allen, a supervisor with Boston Public Works.

Around 11:15 p.m. on Manchester Street at Cedar Street. Boston Police report the victim, 55, was shot repeatedly inside 201 Manchester St. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

He is Boston's 34th murder victim in 2018; the fourth in Mattapan.

By - 8/9/18 - 6:30 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot in the head at 26 Torrey St. in Dorchester around 11:45 p.m. on Aug. 1.

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By - 7/27/18 - 1:41 pm
Wanted for Shandon Road murder

Wanted.

Update: Victim identified as Marcelino Perez, 77.

Boston Police report a man in his late 70s was found stabbed to death at 99 Shandon Rd. in the Franklin Hill development around 6:15 p.m. on Thursday. Read more.

By - 7/26/18 - 8:40 am
Shooting scene on Norfolk Street

Norfolk Street scene. Photo by Rick Macomber.

Victim identified as Jorge Baez, 27.

Boston Police report two men were shot around 11 p.m. on Wednesday outside 138 Norfolk St., near Woodrow Avenue. One victim, a man in his mid-20s, was declared dead at the scene; the other was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries. Read more.

By - 7/22/18 - 9:24 am

Victim identified as Dahrius Hollins, 28, of Hyde Park.

Boston Police report two men were shot at Osceola Street and Hopewell Road around 4:24 a.m. Both were taken to local hospitals, where one later died. Mass Incident Paging reports the murdered victim was shot in the chest; the other man in the leg.

This is Boston's 30th murder in 2018.

By - 7/7/18 - 3:48 pm

Victim identified as Christian Rivera, 29, of Dorchester.

Stanley Stacos reports somebody was shot at Humboldt Avenue and Homestead Street around 3:10 p.m.

Boston Police report the man was taken to a local hospital, where he died. He is Boston's 29th murder victim this year.

By - 7/4/18 - 9:58 pm

Victim identified as Deondra Lee, 36, of Dorchester.

Boston Police report a man was shot several times at Brookford and Dacia streets around 9:50 p.m. Read more.

By - 7/3/18 - 11:45 pm

Victim identified as Luis Martin Pinales-Perez, 31.

Boston Police report a man was shot outside 134 Crawford St., between Waumbeck and Harold streets, around 11:35 p.m. He had been shot in the neck. Read more.

By - 6/30/18 - 7:52 am

Stanley Staco reports two men were fatally shot on Faneuil Street at Dunboy near Oak Square around 12:50 a.m. Read more.

By - 6/6/18 - 12:05 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Abran Castillo, 25, of Everett.

At 34 Claybourne St., shortly before 11 p.m., Gavin Schoch reports. Boston Police report he was in his 20s.

This is Boston's 24th murder this year.

By - 6/2/18 - 7:31 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Taquise Johnson, 29.

WFXT reports a man was fatally shot on Border Street near Falcon Street around 11:50 p.m. on Friday. Read more.

By - 6/1/18 - 7:59 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Jocelin Nordeus, 58.

Stanley Staco reports a man was stabbed around 2:50 a.m. on River Street. WBZ reports the man died.

This is Boston's 22nd murder of the year and the second in Mattapan.

By - 5/29/18 - 9:28 pm

Mackenson Henry, 41, was fatally stabbed late this afternoon inside La Familia barber shop, 1205 Hyde Park Ave., near the Auto Zone. A suspect was arrested not long after. Read more.

By - 5/15/18 - 3:33 pm

Victim identified as Garfield Thomas, 33, of Mattapan.

Boston Police report a man was shot around 10:40 a.m. at 50 Evelyn St. in Mattapan. The man, believed to be in his 30s, was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

He is Boston's 20th murder victim in 2018.

By - 5/8/18 - 3:55 pm

Victim identified as Edward Sanchez of Worcester.

Boston Police report a man in his 50s was found stabbed at 112 Southampton St. shortly after noon. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Read more.