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By adamg - 7/31/20 - 9:51 pm

Boston Police report Damien R. Hughes, 27, was fatally stabbed outside 112 Southampton St. around 7:25 a.m. Read more.

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 - 7/29/20 - 10:09 pm

In the foot, shortly before 10 p.m. on Rosedale Street near Washington Street. Several rounds fired.

By adamg - 7/28/20 - 4:13 pm
Park Street fire

Boston firefighters responded to 567 Park St., between Spencer and Whitfield streets, around 4 p.m. for what was quickly declared a two-alarm fire.

By adamg - 7/27/20 - 9:02 am

State Police report Curtis Raper, 43, of Dorchester, died yesterday after crashing a Jet Ski into "a sailboat that was stationary and attached to a mooring" around 4:30 p.m. Read more.

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By adamg - 7/26/20 - 1:58 pm

Victim identified as Sarbryon Loving, 39.

Boston Police report a man was shot shortly before 2 a.m. at 38 Erie St. in Dorchester. He was brought to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Read more.

By adamg - 7/26/20 - 12:37 am

A man charged with fatally stabbing Onell Colon at the Domino's on Adams Street in Dorchester on July 3 was tracked to Long Beach, CA, where, Boston Police report, Boston and Long Beach officers arrested him on Friday. Read more.

By adamg - 7/25/20 - 3:12 pm
Wheeled vehicles on Columbia Road

Jed Hresko spotted a bike atop a whatever that is on Columbia Road in Dorchester today.

By adamg - 7/25/20 - 11:40 am

Boston Police report officers looking for double-stabbing suspects that left one victim with life-threatening injuries on at a Livingstone Street block party on June 20 arrested a man on gun charges at another block party on the same street early this morning. Read more.

By adamg - 7/24/20 - 11:17 am

A Dorchester man and a Rehoboth woman face federal human-trafficking charges under an indictment unsealed this week. Read more.

By adamg - 7/22/20 - 8:34 pm
Dudley Street crime scene

Part of the crime scene. Photo by Matt Moloney.

Two people were shot around 5 p.m. on Dudley Street at Howard Avenue, WFXT and Live Boston report, adding the injuries are not considered life threatening. Read more.

By adamg - 7/19/20 - 4:51 pm

The teens, one 16, the other 17, were shot around 4:45 p.m. at 46 Wildwood St., on the Dorchester side of Morton Street. Boston Police report both were taken to local hospitals, where they were pronounced dead.

Boston murders in 2020.

By adamg - 7/19/20 - 1:12 pm
Sozio emptied out

Justin Mc was startled to see the Sozio store at Neponset Circle in Dorchester completely empty today.

By adamg - 7/16/20 - 9:52 pm

In three separate incidents after 9:15 p.m., one at Blue Hill Avenue and Dewey Street, one a couple blocks away at Blue Hill Avenue and Maywood Street and the third a couple blocks away from that on Quincy Street, about a block off Blue Hill Avenue. All three victims were taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life threatening.

By adamg - 7/16/20 - 1:50 pm

The Dorchester Reporter alerts us that Boston Bowl on Morrissey Boulevard is once again open for kegling, now that Boston is in Phase 3 of Covid-19 re-opening, but says it's now only open until midnight and weeknights and 1 a.m. on weekend nights. Also, every other lane is shut and the billiards and arcade rooms remain closed.

By adamg - 7/12/20 - 12:49 pm

Boston Police report somebody lit a statue of the Virgin Mary on fire at Saint Peter Parish Church, 284 Bowdoin St., shortly before 10 p.m. on Saturday. Read more.

By adamg - 7/10/20 - 9:18 am

Two men, around midnight at Talbot and Southern avenues. Read more.

By adamg - 7/9/20 - 9:42 pm

Around 9:10 p.m. The victims got themselves to two local emergency rooms. Numerous cars and at least one house on Bowdoin Street also hit.

By adamg - 7/8/20 - 4:59 pm

There's probably a good reason a driver heading south on Morrissey Boulevard this afternoon missed the warning siren, the flashing lights and the gate and plowed right off the road and into the bridge. Or as MassDOT put it so delicately: Read more.

By adamg - 7/7/20 - 12:16 pm

The Dorchester Reporter reports on the discovery near Granite Avenue this morning.

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