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  1. Dorchester road rage killer gets life sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Boston Herald

    Deonarine Ganga is surrounded by court officers as he was led into Suffolk Superior Court, where he was sentenced to life in prison, for the death of Joey DeBarros. A Dorchester man will serve a life sentence behind bars after gunning down another man last year in a road rage incident that stunned the neighborhood.

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  2. Kemoni Miller, 18, victim of a car dragging in Dorchester, MA. Courtesy of the Miller familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | Boston Herald

    The two men accused of dragging 18-year-old Kemoni Miller alongside their car during a robbery last week now face murder charges after the young man succumbed to his injuries, authorities said. Miller died at Boston Medical Center on Wednesday morning after four days on life support, said Suffolk District Attorney John P. Pappas and state police Col.

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  3. Teen in critical condition after being dragged by carRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Boston Herald

    Police tape near the area where the assault and dragging over a cellphone occurred, Sunday, November 18, 2018, on Gallivan Blvd near Nevada St. in Boston. Police swooped down on a West End house party early yesterday morning and busted two men they said severely injured a teen when they dragged him "several city blocks" with a speeding vehicle Friday night when his attempt to sell them a smartphone turned into a robbery.

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  4. Howie Carr: Something to chew on for suspect in Whitey Bulger's slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Tommy Donahue, relative of a victim of Whitey, speaks to the media after the jury ended the day without verdicts on all the charges at the Whitey Bulger trial at the Moakley Court House. Friday, August 09, 2013.

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  5. Police identify woman killed in Dorchester shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Boston Herald

    The 24-year-old woman found shot to death in a car on Charles Street in Dorchester Monday was identified by Boston police this morning as Alicia Restrepo. Police also released a photo of the city's 47th homicide victim this year as part of their appeal to the public for help in finding Restrepo's killer.

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  6. Two arrested in July slayingRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Two men in their 20s have been arrested and charged with murder and manslaughter for the death of a man on Homestead Street on July 7. Boston police said they a arrested 24-year-old Adnan Tahlil of Roxbury and 27-year-old Demetrius Bennett of Dorchester Friday night on outstanding warrants. Tahlil is being charged with manslaughter and Bennett is facing a murder charge, both related to the shooting death of 29-year-old Christian Rivera of Dorchester.

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  7. Boston Police Commissioner William Gross. Photo By Jim Michaud/Boston HeraldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Boston police Sgt. John Boyle said the teen was found shot on Vinson Street near Fields Corner in Dorchester by officers responding to a ShotSpotter activation at 2:08 a.m. No arrests have been made and no firearms were recovered at the crime scene, which police Commissioner William G. Gross said was outdoors.

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  8. No bail for suspects in shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2018 | Boston Herald

    OCTOBER 9: Kevin D. Williams, 21, is partially hidden behind the door during his arraignment in Dorchester District Court in Boston, Massachusetts on October 9, 2018 charged with the murder of Jose Phinn Williams, 63. Two men - one with a paycheck and no criminal record; the other, thrice convicted of violent crimes - are held without bail, separately accused of two murders 2 miles and 12 hours apart. Armed undercover police and a dozen court officers flooded Dorchester District Court for the murder arraignments of Kevin Dante Williams Jr., 21, and Kai Harris, who observed his 27th birthday yesterday behind bars.

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  9. Pressley: This 'can be our finest' hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Boston City Councilor and Congressional primary winner Ayanna Pressley speaks during a Democratic Party unity rally on September 5, 2018 in Dorchester, Massachusetts. "The hate coming out of this White House will never be defeated singularly by any one vote, it can only be defeated by a movement," Pressley said.

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  10. DPH sued over boy's drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Boston Herald

    A family member holds a poster image of Kyzr Willis, who drowned off Carson Beach in July 2016 while attending a day drop-in program at the Curley Community Center. The parents of a 7-year-old Dorchester boy who drowned while attending a drop-in recreational program in South Boston have filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the state Department of Public Health and its commissioner, Dr. Monica Bharel.

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  11. Family of boy who drowned at Boston summer camp sues stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Boston Herald

    A family member holds a poster image of Kyzr Willis, who drowned off Carson Beach in July 2016 while attending a day drop-in program at the Curley Community Center. The parents of a 7-year-old Dorchester boy who drowned two summers ago while attending a city drop-in recreational program in South Boston has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the state Department of Public Health and its commissioner, Monica Bharel.

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  12. Baker, Gonzalez to face off for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Volunteers hold signs for candidates outside the Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library, September 4, 2018 in Dorchester, Massachusetts. WAKEFIELD, MA.

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  13. Man convicted in stabbing death of barbershop ownerRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2018 | Boston Herald

    A jury in Boston has convicted a 36-year-old man of voluntary manslaughter in the stabbing death of a barbershop owner in 2014. Suffolk District Attorney Daniel Conley says jurors found Dominic Shiner, of Malden, guilty in the killing of 29-year-old Sean Dwyer outside Dwyer's barbershop in the city's Dorchester section.

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  14. Dorchester man held in July 4th shootingRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2018 | Boston Herald

    A 21-year-old Dorchester man was held on $250,000 bail yesterday after he pleaded not guilty to shooting four people July 4, prosecutors said. Jyarie Shoulders was arraigned in Dorchester Municipal Court on four counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, as well as unlawful possession of a firearm and discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a dwelling.

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  15. Man wanted in Dorchester shooting nabbed in WorcesterRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Worcester, Boston and state police nabbed a man wanted in the Hub for his alleged role in a quadruple shooting July 4. Police said 21-year-old Jyarie Shoulders was arrested Thursday in the area of Eastern Avenue in Worcester on a warrant issued out of Dorchester District Court. Shoulders is facing multiple counts of assault and battery to wit a firearm stemming from the July 4 quadruple shooting on Fayston Street in Dorchester.

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  16. Cops nab gun, money drugs in OUI bustRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Four large bags of marijuana, $3,000 cash and a loaded Canik 9mm handgun were seized last night from a suspected drug dealer police said was driving drunk on three tires. Shaquan Mason, 24, of Dorchester, was arrested after allegedly spinning his car around 360 degrees and crashing it into a guardrail on Gallivan Boulevard shortly before 8 p.m. Mason was expected to be arraigned today in Dorchester District Court on charges including weapon offenses, drunken driving, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, resisting arrest and possession of Class D drugs with intent to distribute.

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  17. Justice is finally served in death of young fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | Boston Herald

    AUGUST 10: 31-year-old Marcus Hall, who was killed on June 14, 2016, August 10, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. Justice did not come soon enough for Marcus Hall's grandmother, Ernestine Tymes, who died in April at the age of 74. But it came yesterday for the rest of Hall's family, including his son, who was 4 when Hall was murdered two years ago behind the Mattapan barbershop where the boy had just gotten a haircut.

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  18. Cops: Drunken Dorchester driver hit pedestrian, ditched gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | Boston Herald

    August 3, 2018: Boston police investigate the scene where a short police pursuit ended in a crash on Friday, August 3, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. BOSTON, MA - August 3, 2018: Boston police investigate a reported pedestrian struck on Dorchester Avenue on Friday, August 3, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts.

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  19. Boston police: 1 dead, 1 injured in Dorchester shootingRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2018 | Boston Herald

    The Boston Police Department Homicide Unit is asking anyone with information helpful to the investigation to contact detectives at 617-343-4470.

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  20. Slay suspect blasted as - coward' for hiding during arraignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | Boston Herald

    'SHOW YOUR FACE': Attorney William White stands in front of the door behind which Wilvin Guity-Beckels hides during his arraignment on murder charges. Staff photo by Angela Rowlings Undated family photo of Christopher Joyce, 23, who was shot to death outside the Mildred C. Hailey Apartments in Jamaica Plain.

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