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  1. Boston police: 1 shot, 1 stabbed in nonfatal attacksRead the original story

    Friday Nov 10 | Boston Herald

    Boston police are probing a pair of violent overnight incidents in Dorchester and Allston, where two men were separately shot and stabbed, officials said. Officers first responded at 11:17 p.m., to Crowell Street in Dorchester for a reported shooting, said Officer Rachel McGuire, a Boston police spokeswoman.

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  2. Action near filming puts Dorchester man in court sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Boston Herald

    An alleged purse-snatcher accused of threatening cops with an 8-inch bayonet and trying to carjack a luxury SUV near an "Equalizer 2" movie set in Boston was ordered held on $25,000 cash bail at his arraignment yesterday. Victor Lee, 52, of Dorchester - who prosecutors say has 22 entries on his criminal record - pleaded not guilty in Boston Municipal Court to charges including carjacking, assault with a dangerous weapon, and larceny over $250 in connection with the alleged theft Thursday and confrontation with officers working a detail near the set of the Denzel Washington movie, which is filming in the Bay State.

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  3. Multiple suspects sought in fatal shooting at Dorchester hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Holiday Inn Express, at South Bay, Dorchester. Boston police say a man was shot to death early this morning in a room at the Inn.

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  4. Two sought in fatal shooting at Dorchester hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Holiday Inn Express, at South Bay, Dorchester. Boston police say a man was shot to death early this morning in a room at the Inn.

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  5. Police hunting 2 suspects in Dorchester Holiday Inn murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Holiday Inn Express, at South Bay, Dorchester. Boston police say a man was shot to death early this morning in a room at the Inn. Staff photo by Angela Rowlings A fatal predawn shooting at the Holiday Inn in Dorchester rattled Hub visitors and has police hunting for two suspects who fled the scene.

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  6. Cops take aim at gun trafficking in New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Guns and cash on display at the news conference. More than 40 people tied to Boston's "largest and most influential city-wide gang" were scooped up as part of a sweeping two-year probe that netted dozens of guns, more than $1.5 million in cash and a fleet of high-priced cars, authorities said today.

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  7. Police seek witnesses in fatal Dorchester shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Grief-stricken friends of a Dorchester man who was gunned down in Dorchester Friday night remembered him as a "good man" as investigators turned to the public for help in bringing the shooter to justice. The victim, whose name was not released last night and had been identified as a man in his 40s, was shot near the intersection of Washington and Park streets about 7:50 p.m. and was rushed to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

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  8. Bay Staters reach out to Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Boston Herald

    NEEDED SUPPLIES: Andre Molina, far left, gets a hand from Edwin Alicea while, above from left, Carmen Columbani, Alicea and Carlos Arredondo help Irma Munoz-Sullivan unload donations. Bay State Puerto Ricans are banding together to send supplies to the hurricane-damaged island and vowing to do everything they can to help their family and friends who are still struggling to recover from Maria.

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  9. Police probing fatal Dorchester shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Boston K-9 unit walks around Raphael's Caribbean Cuisine, near where a shooting took place, at 487 Washington St., Friday, September 29, 2017. Herald Photo by Mark Lorenz Officers responding to the area of Washington and Park streets for a report of a man shot found the victim, who was rushed by ambulance to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

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  10. Teen gets prison for fatal stabbing of 15-year-oldRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2017 | Boston Herald

    The Suffolk district attorney's office says 17-year-old Amari Pope was sentenced Friday to 10 to 12 years in state prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter in the February 2016 death of Deon Hopkins.

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  11. Knife-wielding Dorchester man's attack stopped by Hub officersRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Steely Hub police managed to subdue a knife-wielding Dorchester man early yesterday without firing a single shot - pepper-spraying the suspect as he seemed bent on committing "suicide by cop." Officers responded to a radio call at 12:30 a.m. about a person with a knife in the area of Redwood Street in Dorchester.

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  12. DA: stabbing after year feudRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Boston Herald

    INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY: A Boston police officer stands on Bradshaw Street, where a dispute between neighbors turned deadly for one man. The knife fight between two Dorchester neighbors that left one dead last week came after a year of feuding between the two, prosecutors said yesterday as one was charged with the other's murder.

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  13. Prosecutors say Dot teen undone by social mediaRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2017 | Boston Herald

    A Dorchester teen accused of going on an 18-hour crime spree last week - robbing three women, raping one of them, kidnapping another and forcing his way into a fourth woman's home - was undone by the photo he sent with a "friend" request to one of his victims on Snapchat, prosecutors said. Jude Despage, 18, pleaded not guilty yesterday in Dorchester District Court to three counts of armed robbery and one count each of aggravated rape, kidnapping, home invasion and witness intimidation.

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  14. Dot fire leaves 4 businesses with smoke damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Boston Herald

    The Fire Department responded to an activated alarm system at 756 to 762 Adams Street at 2:34 a.m. and found a fire had started in the corner of a common basement shared by four businesses The fire was extinguished but generated smoke damage throughout the four businesses, including a restaurant, a deli, a nail salon and coffee shop. MacDonald said an upstairs dental office was also effected and the initial damage is estimated at $700,000. An electrical short circuit is being blamed for an early morning two-alarm fire that broke out in a commercial building yesterday in Dorchester, leaving four businesses with smoke damage, fire officials said.

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  15. Dorhcester man charged in stab slayingRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2017 | Boston Herald

    A 44-year-old Dorchester man has been charged with murdering his neighbor when a spat over discarded beer bottles escalated into a bloody double stabbing. Rodney Bloomfield of Dorchester was charged with the murder of 40-year-old Tony Massey after officers at the Bradshaw Street scene of the Thursday morning bloodshed learned he drove to Boston Medical Center with stab wounds, police said.

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  16. Neighbor: Fight about trash fueled fatal stabbing in DorchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Boston Herald

    A heated dispute between neighbors led to the fatal stabbing of a man in Dorchester yesterday, police said, as a neighbor suggested the fight may have been sparked by a disagreement over discarded beer bottles. Hub cops responding to a reported double stabbing on Bradshaw Street at about 8 a.m. found a man in his 40s who had been stabbed multiple times, police said.

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  17. DA: I-93 motorcycle shooting suspect charged with 2 murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Police investigate a road rage incident that left two people shot on the Southeast Expressway at Neponset on September 10, 2017. A Dorchester man has been charged with shooting two motorcyclists on I-93 on Sunday evening, and killing a 24-year-old woman hours later, according to the Suffolk District Attorney's Office.

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  18. Family pleads for end to street violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Boston Herald

    UNCLE'S GRIEF: Juan Martinez, the uncle of shooting victim Jerry Gomes, displays a photo of his nephew yesterday in front of his home. A Roxbury teen fatally shot in Dorchester last week was mourning the death of his pal, who was gunned down by a masked man in a neighborhood barbershop only a day earlier, the boy's uncle told the Herald yesterday.

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  19. Police: I-93 motorcycle slay, Dot death could be connectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Police investigate a road rage incident that left two people shot on the Southeast Expressway at Neponset on September 10, 2017. One of the motorcyclists shot Sunday on Interstate 93 died yesterday, as police confirmed they are probing possible links between the highway shooting and the killing of a woman in Dorchester only hours later.

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  20. State police seize Jeep, dispute report of arrest in Expressway shootingRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2017 | Boston Herald

    The red Jeep police say was used in a brazen highway shooting on Interstate 93 Sunday has been seized by state police, but authorities disputed a news report that a suspect in the shooting of the father-and-son bikers had been arrested. "All I can say at this point today is that no one is charged with the Expressway shooting at this time," state police spokesman David Procopio said in an email.

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