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By adamg - 7/29/20 - 11:36 pm

Victim identified as Jason Brandao, 28, of Dorchester.

Around 11:15 p.m. at 121 Adams Street at Leedsville Street. A man was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. A woman was also shot, but she is expected to survive, police say.

Boston murders in 2020.

By adamg - 7/4/20 - 2:03 pm
Fields Corner crime scene

Crime scene. Photo by Live Boston.

Victim identified as Onell Colon, 36, of Dorchester.

Boston Police report a man was stabbed around 11 p.m. on July 3 at 205 Adams St. in Dorchester's Fields Corner. Read more.

By adamg - 11/12/19 - 11:47 am

The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved a plan by Lisa Fonseca-Depina to convert the current Eglise Baptiste les Sentinelles, 417 Adams St., into a six-seat nail salon called Glam Gawds. Read more.

By adamg - 8/14/19 - 1:15 pm
Flipped car

Segun Idowu reports he happened upon this flipped car around noon and that he and some other folks managed to get the driver out and she just had some minor scratches.

By adamg - 2/22/19 - 3:30 pm
Fire on Adams Street in Dorchester

The Boston Fire Department reports a fire that started on the second floor of 184 Adams St. spread to the third floor.

Firefighters responded around 1:15 p.m., the department says. Damage was estimated at $100,000 and the cause is under investigation.

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By adamg - 9/27/18 - 8:33 am
Storrowed truck on Adams Street in Dorchester

Stuck truck. Photo by BFD.

The Boston Fire Department reports no injuries after a truck driver wedged his truck but good under the Red Line tracks on Adams Street near Lincoln Street around 7:30 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 2/17/18 - 7:17 pm

Boston Police report officers keeping an eye on Trevor Clarke, wanted for several armed holdups of Dorchester convenience stores, nabbed him last night when he forced somebody out of a car at gunpoint and tried to drive off. Read more.

By adamg - 1/22/18 - 9:09 pm

On Adams Street near the bridge to Milton, around 8:55 p.m. The suspect, a black man dressed all in black, took her purse.

By adamg - 1/12/18 - 10:12 am
Dorchester store held up
Robber

Boston Police report two markets about a mile apart on Ashmont Street were held up by two masked men with a gun this week.

Read more.

By adamg - 12/19/17 - 8:07 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Phillip Demings, 17.

At Bowdoin and Adams Street around 7:15 p.m., Will and Coli and Boston EMS Incidents report.

By adamg - 11/28/17 - 10:22 am

The Board of Appeal today gave provisional approval to plans by the owners of Churrascaria Vulcao, 203 Adams St. in Dorchester, to bring in a violinist and one or two guitarists to serenade patrons. Read more.

By adamg - 11/23/17 - 10:04 pm
Adams Street Christmas lights

Lauren alerts us that Hoa Nguyen turned on his Christmas lights tonight on Adams Street near Victory Road in Dorchester.

By adamg - 9/23/17 - 9:48 am
Adams Street fire

Firefighters on Adams Street. Photo by BFD.

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded at 2:34 a.m. to the Blasi block of stores and offices at 756-762 Adams St. Read more.

By adamg - 6/23/17 - 2:46 pm

A Suffolk Superior Court jury this afternoon acquitted Brian McElhinney, 24, on a charge of manslaughter for the 2016 death of Brian Hingston of Quincy behind the Greenhill Bakery on Adams Street, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By adamg - 6/21/17 - 10:47 pm

Boston Police report arresting Sherome Pight, 26, on gun charges after, they say, he tried to run away from officers and, when cornered, put up "a violent struggle" before being cuffed. Read more.

By adamg - 2/24/17 - 5:08 pm

Around 5 p.m. at Talbot Avenue and Aspinwall Road (at least one spent shell recovered) and on Adams Street near Robinson Street and Ronan Park.

By adamg - 1/6/17 - 9:28 pm

Boston firefighters are at 391 Adams St. for a fire that broke out shortly before 9 p.m.

Video by CGJ.

By adamg - 11/28/16 - 9:10 pm
Christmas lilghts on Adams Street in Dorchester

Lauren Maloney slowed on Adams Street, near Victory Road, in Dorchester tonight to take in Hoa Nguyen's annual Christmas-lightaganza.

By adamg - 10/24/16 - 6:56 pm

Around 6:45 p.m. outside 142 Adams St. Six shell casings recovered so far.

By adamg - 7/26/16 - 11:04 pm

Shortly before 11 p.m. at 274 Adams St.

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