The Boston Police Department reports Rosanna Camilo, 34, was murdered in her apartment at 50 Fairlawn Ave. Her body was discovered around 3 p.m., Monday - as was her 1-year-old son, who was unharmed.
About four hours later, police responded to the parking lot at the other end of the complex, by Bismarck Street, where a man was shot several times. He is expected to survive.
Boston Police report their bodies were found inside 50 Harlem St. Monday morning. No further details were available.
They are Dorchester's 24th and 25th murder victims this year (Dorchester and Mattapan murder map).
The body of a man in his 50s was found around 1 p.m. on Tuesday at 3 Virginia St., the Boston Police Department reports.
The man, stabbed several times, was pronounced dead at the scene, police say. He is Dorchester's 23rd murder victim this year (map).
The murder of a 36- year-old man who was found shot to death on Nahant Avenue near Adams Corner early Monday morning has prompted renewed calls for police enforcement in that section of Dorchester, where gun violence is rare but not unprecedented. Boston Police are probing whether the murder is connected to an armed robbery that happened just a block away on Ashmont Street on Sunday night.
Ciaran O Conghaile (or Conneely), who is originally from the Aran Islands in County Galway, Ireland, died hours after a neighbor found him at 1 a.m. sprawled along the curb outside 20 Nahant Ave., just steps from his apartment. Conneely suffered from a single gunshot wound to the chest. He was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries and died later in the morning, according to the Boston Police Department. Read more
The Boston Police Department reports a 22-year-old man died after being shot repeatedly around 11:45 p.m. at Blue Hill Avenue and Babson Street.
The Boston Police Department reports two teens, one 16, one 14, were found shot around 3:20 p.m. on Sunday outside 253 Geneva Ave. Read more
Boston Police report a man was fatally shot around 9:20 p.m. Thursday at 15 Abbot St.
Police identified the victim only as black and 29. He is Dorchester's 20th murder victim this year (Map of murders in Dorchester and Mattapan).
The Boston Police Department reports finding a man, 26, with multiple gunshot wounds around 7 p.m., Saturday, at 11 Fayston St.
The man was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead.
He is Dorchester's 19th murder victim this year. Murders over the past year in Dorchester and Mattapan.
The victim was pronounced at the scene.
Boston Police report a 23-year-old man was stabbed to death around 12:10 a.m. at 92 Sumner St.
Lester James, 24, of Dorchester, was arrested this afternoon on a charge of murder, police say. He is scheduled for arraignment tomorrow in Dorchester District Court.
The victim, not identified by police, is Dorchester's 18th murder victim this year, but the first in August.