Knives

By - 11/28/18 - 9:04 pm

Five alleged members of a North Shore MS-13 gang repeatedly stabbed a 17-year-old in a Lynn playground this summer because they thought he was ratting them out, the US Attorney's office said in announcing their indictments for murder. Read more.

By - 11/27/18 - 10:12 pm
Murder knife

The knife Gonzalez plunged into Martinez, recovered from the water off Constitution Beach.

Edwin Gonzalez

A judge today sentenced MS-13 member Edwin "Sangriento" Gonzalez to life in federal prison for helping to butcher one teen on Constitution Beach in 2015 and a second teen five months later on Falcon Street because he thought they were members of a rival gang, the US Attorney's office reports.

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By - 11/25/18 - 10:46 pm

In the stomach, shortly before 10 p.m. on River Street between West and Arlington streets, Doogs reports.

By - 11/18/18 - 10:36 am
Detectives at Mattapan stabbing scene

Detectives look for evidence at stabbing scene. Photo by KMV.

KMV reports a man was stabbed on the 800 block of Cummins Highway early this morning.

By - 11/8/18 - 12:57 pm

Cambridge Police report a man was arrested yesterday for threatening somebody with a Japanese saw - a tool normally only used by woodworkers. Read more.

By - 11/5/18 - 11:31 am

Boston Police report arresting a man and a 14-year-old for a knifepoint holdup at an East Cottage Street market early Saturday. Read more.

By - 10/31/18 - 8:42 pm

Updated with BPD info.

Boston Police report two men were stabbed around 7:30 p.m. at 70 Cedar St. PCFN reports one of the men was stabbed in the stomach. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of his injuries.

By - 10/19/18 - 10:07 pm
Giachetto

Update: Suspect arrested.

Cambridge Police report they are looking for Russell Giachetto, 51, for a stabbing in the area of Thorndike and Sciarappa streets that sent a man to the hospital with injuries not considered life threatening.

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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 - 10/2/18 - 10:26 pm

Boston Police report arresting a Dorchester man on charges he smacked another man in the head with a silver gun on Winter Street in Downtown Crossing around 8 p.m. yesterday. Read more.

By - 9/27/18 - 1:33 pm

Boston Police report arresting a 19-year-old from Dorchester and three teens too young to be named for a knifepoint robbery around 6 pm. at Condor and Glendon streets in East Boston. Read more.

By - 9/17/18 - 9:43 pm

Updated with arrest info.

Boston Police report arresting a woman they say used a broken bottle to slash two people at Shawmut Avenue and Ball Street around 9:35 p.m. Read more.

By - 9/14/18 - 8:59 pm

Boston Police report a woman walking in the area of Commonwealth Avenue and Linden Street between 2:45 and 3:15 a.m. today was forced into an alley by two men - one armed with a knife - and sexually attacked. Read more.

By - 9/13/18 - 11:29 am

UPDATE: Boston Police report a 14-year-old student was charged with assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon.

One student stabbed another in a restroom at the Washington Irving School on Cummins Highway around 9:30 a.m., NBC Boston reports, adding the victim's injuries are not considered life threatening.

By - 9/11/18 - 12:07 pm

Boston Police report a woman was stabbed in the leg and her purse stolen around 10:50 p.m. on Monday on Walk Hill Street at Mulvey Street. Read more.

By - 9/6/18 - 4:41 pm
Josey

A Suffolk Superior Court today sentenced Benjamin Josey, 59, to three to five years in state prison after a jury convicted him of armed robbery, assault and battery on a disabled person and stealing by confinement for an incident on Dartmouth Street on Aug. 24, 2017. Read more.

By - 9/5/18 - 8:14 pm

Boston Police report arresting two men on armed-robbery charges after, police say, they failed to wrest a woman's purse and phone away even after waving a knife in her face. Read more.

By - 9/4/18 - 3:18 pm

On a 22 bus at Talbot Avenue and Whitfield Street around 3:10 p.m.

By - 8/30/18 - 2:32 pm

Mass. Incident Paging reports the stabbing was shortly before 1:30 p.m.

By - 8/25/18 - 6:37 pm

A teen was stabbed in the head, upper abdomen and thigh around 6:25 p.m. on Bower Street. As police were investigating that case, they found a man who had been stabbed in the abdomen on Harold Park, on the other side of Martin Luther King Boulevard. Both are expected to survive.