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By adamg - 2/28/20 - 3:36 pm

A Dorchester Municipal Court judge today ordered 20 days of observation at Bridgewater State Hospital for Zachery Grandy, 22, arrested yesterday on charges he beat his mother, Gisel Thomas, to death in an apartment on Columbia Road in Dorchester sometime between Wednesday night and Thursday afternoon. Read more.

By adamg - 2/27/20 - 11:43 pm

Boston Police report finding a dead woman in an apartment at 357 Columbia Rd. - outside a car with three bullet holes in the driver's side window - around 2:20 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 2/8/20 - 12:26 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot outside 566 Columbia Road, near Hancock Street, around 6:30 p.m. on Friday. Read more

By adamg - 1/13/20 - 1:27 pm

Boston Police report officers arrested the driver of a car stopped on Columbia Road on Sunday morning after they noticed a gun handle sticking out of the pocket on the rear of his seat. Read more.

By adamg - 11/28/19 - 7:32 pm

WCVB reports on multiple crashes along Columbia Road this morning, allegedly caused by a guy who told one bystander he couldn't stick around because he didn't have a license.

By adamg - 8/25/19 - 10:18 pm

Mark Parkinson report a driver hit a person on foot on Columbia Road at Eastman Street around 10 p.m. The driver stayed on scene. The homicide and crash-reconsruction units were called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries. The road was shut.

By adamg - 8/20/19 - 8:44 am
Turkey family in South Boston

A concerned South Boston resident decides to give 311 a shot instead of calling the Butterball hotline:

What do we do about wild turkeys in my front yard

By adamg - 8/18/19 - 12:49 pm

NBC Boston reports that all six people in a car - including a young child - were injured in a crash with another car at Columbia Road and Hamilton Street around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday.

By adamg - 8/13/19 - 9:36 am

Boston Police report a tip that a man awaiting trial on gun charges was walking around with another gun proved correct last evening. Read more.

By adamg - 7/28/19 - 11:39 pm

Victim identified as Christian Nunes, 20, of Dorchester.

Live Boston reports two men were shot on Columbia Road near Geneva Avenue around 11:10 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 7/21/19 - 12:39 pm

Boston Police report arresting a local man on charges he stabbed an acquaintance in Edward Everett Square before grabbing his passport and money Saturday afternoon. Read more.

By adamg - 7/14/19 - 11:44 pm

Victim identified as Adilson Barbosa, of Dorchester.

A man was shot in the head at Columbia Road and Dudley Street around 11:40 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 6/25/19 - 9:24 am

Live Boston reports a man was stabbed in the chest at the Speedway gas station at Columbia Road and Dorchester Avenue around 2:40 a.m.

By adamg - 6/23/19 - 10:24 pm

Around 10 p.m. on Columbia Road opposite from Stanwood Street. Both victims got themselves to the hospital with what police said were non-life-threatening injuries. One car was also hit.

By adamg - 6/10/19 - 8:11 am

Stacos reports both cars in a crash on Columbia Road near Sayward Street rolled over in the crash shortly after 3:30 a.m. and that one caught on fire. NBC Boston reports three people were injured. Photos.

By adamg - 4/4/19 - 11:53 am

A federal grand jury this week indicted two Dorchester residents and a Dedham man for their alleged roles in a tax-fraud scheme involving their now closed Columbia Road fried-chicken take-out place. Read more.

By adamg - 3/6/19 - 8:12 am
Firefighters inspect 688 Columbia Rd, in Dorchester after fire is knocked down

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded to a fire at 688 Columbia Road, in Edward Everett Square, at 7:44 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 2/6/19 - 9:56 am

NBC Boston reports the owner of Columbia Road Market, 387 Columbia Rd., was held up at gunpoint shortly before 2 p.m. on Tuesday.

By adamg - 1/24/19 - 9:00 pm

State Rep. Liz Miranda (Dorchester) and city officials say they've brokered a deal between Uphams House of Pizza on Columbia Road and a teenager who got into a beef with an employee there that could calm a tense situation that had spread into the community via videos on social media and sparked calls for a boycott of the 30-year-old pizza place. Read more.

By adamg - 12/18/18 - 9:01 am

Boston Police report a traffic stop at Columbia Road and Washington Street in Dorchester yesterday ended with the arrest of two men - one of whom served a lengthy prison sentence for shooting two state troopers on Blue Hill Avenue. Read more.

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