Roxbury

By - 12/12/18 - 12:46 pm

Boston Police report arresting two of the three teens they say were involved in a beating and robbery of another teen just outside the John D. O'Bryant School around 3:35 p.m. yesterday. Read more.

By - 12/11/18 - 12:27 pm

A patron at Top Mix Bar and Kitchen on Norfolk Avenue in Roxbury left her clutch outside, went back out to retrieve it and found it but with $360 missing, then got punched in the face by the man who'd been captured on surveillance video lifting the money, police and the bar's owner told the Boston Licensing Board today. Read more.

By - 12/10/18 - 12:04 pm

It took two follow-up inspections, but China Bo, 49 Warren St., finally met with a Boston health inspector's approval and was allowed to re-open on Friday, according to city restaurant records.

After being shut in November due to a variety of kitchen health issues, the restaurant failed two more inspections before getting cleared to re-open.

By - 12/6/18 - 9:34 pm

A Suffolk Superior Court jury yesterday convicted Malik Phillips and Robert Silva-Prentice for shooting Yanuel Viloria, 17, to death in the stairwell of 180 Ruggles St. in Roxbury on April 21, 2017, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 12/5/18 - 9:53 am
Proposed rehab, expansion of Alexandria Hotel on Massachusetts Avenue

The new owners of the shambling Alexandra Hotel on Washington Street at Mass. Ave. have filed their detailed plans to build a 150-room hotel on the site. Read more.

By - 11/30/18 - 10:33 am
A lot of pills

A lot of pills.

Boston Police report arresting Larinso Myers, 69, yesterday morning after a search of his apartment at Council Tower, 2875 Washington St. in Roxbury, found "hundreds of prescription narcotics" and a loaded, high-capacity gun. Read more.

By - 11/28/18 - 7:05 pm

Boston Police report arresting a 16-year-old from Mattapan on charges he opened fire on at least two other people on Dabney Street late Tuesday. Read more.

By - 11/26/18 - 2:39 pm

Boston Police report arresting three men, each armed with a loaded gun, following a traffic stop on Dudley Street early this morning. Read more.

By - 11/21/18 - 2:50 pm

A Boston health inspector yesterday ordered China Bo, 49 Warren St., shut for a variety of violations that included uncooked spring rolls being kept too warm, raw beef being stored in a sink meant only for hand washing, dirty utensils, including knives, rice cookers and cutting boards, rat droppings and at least one live cockroach. Read more.

By - 11/20/18 - 3:04 pm
Eagle over Franklin Park

Clay Harper looked up this afternoon and spotted an eagle over Scarboro Pond in Franklin Park.

By - 11/19/18 - 9:38 pm

On Dudley Street at Warren Street, around 9:30 p.m. Police found a man and a woman, both with gunshot wounds to the leg. About 20 minutes later, the third victim walked into a local emergency room. Not long after that, an officer found a gun in a parking lot around the corner on Warren Street.

By - 11/14/18 - 3:42 pm

Boston Police report the arrest of Edwin Fantauzzi, wanted for an attack on a child under 14 on Hammond Street. Read more.

By - 11/13/18 - 7:18 pm
Child rape suspect

Boston Police report they are looking for Edwin Fantauzzi, 30, of Lawrence, on charges he sexually attacked a child under 14 at 10 Hammond St. in Roxbury on Nov. 3.

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By - 11/13/18 - 10:53 am

The State House News Service summarizes a panel discussion with Rachael Rollins, newly elected Suffolk County DA and Liz Miranda and Nika Elugardo, both elected as state representatives.

Miranda said that as a candidate this year, she felt she was "fighting" against a party that she says should have been helping her.

By - 11/9/18 - 10:05 am

Boston Police report arresting one of the three people they say robbed a woman on Warren Street between Dudley and Zeigler streets around 2:30 a.m. Read more.

By - 11/8/18 - 9:32 am

The Supreme Judicial Court yesterday ruled prosecutors cannot use powder and a crack pipe as evidence against a man who was allegedly found with them upstairs in a Roxbury house being raided as a brothel in 2013. Read more.

By - 11/6/18 - 7:21 pm

NBC Boston reports officials shut a polling place at the Haynes House, 735 Shawmut Ave. this afternoon after white powder spilled out of an absentee ballot.

Officials re-opened the polling place about 25 minutes later after determining the powder was baking soda.

By - 11/4/18 - 10:40 pm

Boston Police report arresting Shawn Pedilla, 39, of Roxbury, for a stabbing on Oct. 31 that sent two men to the hospital, one with injuries initially considered life threatening. Read more.

By - 11/4/18 - 4:30 pm
Wanted for sexual assault on a child

Boston Police have released a photo of a man wanted for sexually attacking a child in a hallway of a Hammond Street building around 6:40 p.m. yesterday.

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By - 10/31/18 - 8:42 pm

Updated with BPD info.

Boston Police report two men were stabbed around 7:30 p.m. at 70 Cedar St. PCFN reports one of the men was stabbed in the stomach. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of his injuries.