murder

Triple shooting in Fields Corner leaves one dead

The Boston Police Department is investigating a triple shooting at 230 Park St. around 10 p.m., Monday, that left one victim dead.  Read more

Man shot to death in Fields Corner barbershp

A man was fatally shot in the head and a woman wounded inside the Universal Barber Shop and Hair Salon, 436 Geneva Ave. around 7:15 p.m. on Thursday.

Around 11:45 p.m., meanwhile, a person was shot in the back outside 44 Humphreys St. in Uphams Corner.  Read more

Man shot to death on Southern Avenue

The Boston Police Department reports a man shot around 1:06 a.m., Friday, on Southern Avenue was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he died.  Read more

Bloody weekend: Six shot, three dead

Police looking for this SUV for quadruple shootings.

Police looking for this SUV for quadruple shootings.

Four women sitting in a car outside 36 Harlem St. were shot around 9:20 p.m. on Sunday. Two were pronounced dead at the scene, while the other two were taken to local hospitals - one with life-threatening injuries from which she died Monday - the Boston Police Department reports. The day before, a man was shot at 9 Page St., just on the other side of Glenway.  Read more

Man dies after stabbing in Mattapan pizza place; relative charged

A Mattapan man who allegedly stabbed his nephew inside the Mattapan House of Pizza Tuesday night will be charged with murder now that his relative has died, the Boston Police Department and the Suffolk County District Attorney's office report.  Read more

Man charged with using motor vehicle as murder weapon

Antwan Wathey, 25, will be arraigned in Dorchester District Court on Monday on charges he fatally struck another man with his motor vehicle on purpose in April at the intersection of Talbot Avenue and Westcott Street, the Boston Police Department and the Suffolk County District Attorney's office report.  Read more

Man shot to death on Dakota Street

The Boston Police Department reports officers found a man with multiple gunshot wounds shortly before midnight at 67 Dakota St. The man, in his early 20s, was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Elderly woman found murdered on Codman Hill

A Dorchester man was charged with stabbing his elderly downstairs neighbor to death early this morning.

Tu Nguyen, 28, of 45 Codman Hill Ave. was ordered to Bridgewater for 20 days of observation at his arraignment in Dorchester District Court, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.  Read more

Woman shot to death in Mattapan

Keisha Gilmore, 25, was found with a gunshot wound to the head in a car outside 26 Alabama St. around 9 p.m. on Sunday. She was rushed to a local hospital, but died, Boston Police report.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact homicide detectives at 617-343-4470.

Man shot to death in city's first murder of the year

A man in his 20s was fatally shot Saturday afternoon at 23 Trull St., the Boston Police Department reports.

Police say the man was found inside the house and was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Last April, a man was found shot to death across the street.

This was Boston's first murder of 2012 (Dorchester and Mattapan murder map).