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By adamg - 11/25/23 - 4:26 pm
Two views of the fire

Two views of the fire. Photos by BFD.

Update: How to donate to help the families.

Boston firefighters responded to Ellington Street in Dorchester for what turned into a six-alarm fire in two three deckers around 3:50 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 10/29/22 - 10:50 pm
Detectives investigate car

Detectives inspect SUV. Photo by Live Boston.

A man was shot repeatedly on Erie Street near Merrill Street around 10:30 p.m. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

Stanley Staco reports that man may have been shot when he refused to give up his car.

By adamg - 10/20/22 - 10:57 pm

Updated 10/21 with arraignment information.

Boston Police report arresting two men on charges they shot Curtis Ashford, Jr. to death on Ellington Street in Dorchester on July 27. Read more.

By adamg - 7/27/22 - 9:48 pm
Ellington Street crime scene.

Ellington Street crime scene. Photo by Live Boston.

Victim identified as Curtis Ashford, Jr., 15, of Dorchester.

Boston Police report a teen was shot outside 28 Ellington St. around 7:25 p.m. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Boston murders in 2022.

By adamg - 6/1/21 - 12:56 pm

Three men face a total of 36 drug and gun charges related to alleged Mass and Cass drug dealing this year following their indictment by a Suffolk County grand jury last week, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's office, which add it now has warrants for police to arrest 40 more people for dealing drugs along Methadone Mile. Read more.

By adamg - 8/2/20 - 9:19 pm

Update: Victim died, identified as John Ramsey, 25, of Dorchester.

A man driving on Ellington Street near Blue Hill Avenue was shot and then crashed into a wall at 632 Blue Hill Ave. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

Shell casings were recovered on Ellington Street.

By adamg - 8/9/19 - 9:45 am

Boston Police report that officers patrolling the area where two teens were shot stopped a car that had been reported stolen, arrested the driver for the loaded gun they say was on the front seat, then arrested two more people they say tried to keep them from arresting the guy. Read more.

By adamg - 12/7/16 - 12:00 am
Ellington Street fire in Dorchester

Boston firefighters responded around 11:20 p.m. for what turned into a two-alarm fire in a three decker at 107 Ellington St. that caused an estimated $250,000 in damage, the Boston Fire Department reports.

The fire, which started on a rear porch, displaced ten residents, the department says, adding fire investigators are looking for the cause.

By adamg - 6/19/16 - 11:22 am

Around 12:30 a.m. on Ellington Street at Greenwood, Boston EMS Incidents reports.

By adamg - 4/5/16 - 5:33 pm

When Joseph Morrison drove into the back of an SUV stopped on Ellington Street at Blue Hill Avenue around 8:30 this morning, he tried to flee by backing up - only to plow into a minivan. Then, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office charges, he put his Altima back in drive and hit the SUV driver, who'd gotten out to try to stop him, knocking her to the ground and driving over her foot. Read more.

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