The Boston Police Department reports one man was fatally shot and another was stabbed in an incident around 2:10 a.m. on Sunday at 227 River St. in Mattapan.

Both victims were in their 20s, police say, adding the shooting victim was pronounced... Read more

Amari Pope didn't like the way an argument between two other teens was going Sunday afternoon, so he went up to his Columbia Road apartment, got a kitchen knife and returned to plunge it into one of the teens, prosecutors said Monday.

Pope, 16,... Read more

The Boston Police Department reports Anthony Sinclair, 28, was stabbed around 12:30 a.m., Tuesday, at 5 Nightingale St. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Valerie Cirilo-Perez, 25, was charged with murder. She... Read more

Fernando Owens

Plymouth County officials and State and Bridgewater police are hunting Fernando Owens, 43, on charges he murdered a New Jersey woman and set her body on fire because he apparently thought she had something to do with the shooting death of his son... Read more

The Boston Police Department reports a man was found shot to death around 12:15 a.m. on Tuesday at 15 Shepton St.

The victim appeared to be in his 20s, police say.

Anybody with information can contact homicide detectives at (617) 343-4470... Read more

The Boston Police Department reports three people were shot around 2:40 a.m. on Saturday at 29 Creston St.

All were rushed to local hospitals. One victim was pronounced dead; the other two are expected to survive.

Police did not release... Read more

Boston Police report charging Tyshawn Pereira of Mattapan, 21, with the July 11 murder of Jean Louis on Bailey Street. Two other men, Michael Johnson-McNeil, 19, and and Bobby Robinson-Gilmere, 21, both of Dorchester, were charged as accessories after... Read more

Three men were shot, one fatally, on Wednesday night in Mattapan; at almost the same time, a shooting in Roxbury left two men dead and one injured, police said.

Officers responding to shots fired near 41 Hosmer St. at about 10:19 p.m. found the... Read more

The Boston Police Department reports a man shot on Bailey Street at Dorchester Avenue Saturday evening died.

The man was shot shortly before 6 p.m., police say. He appeared at the Carney Hospital with another man, also bleeding. That... Read more

A 16-year-old was shot to death as he rode his bicycle on Fuller Street near Washington Street Wednesday evening, the Boston Police Department reports.

Police say they are looking for two suspects for the 7:52 p.m. shooting: "Both black males in... Read more


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