Dorchester

Police hunt teen for shooting that sent 7-year-old to the hospital

Boston Police report they are looking for "a black male, approximately 14 - 18 years of age, about 5'8" tall, heavy set, wearing a red hooded sweat shirt, white shorts, and white sneakers" for Sunday's gunfire that struck a little kid riding a bicycle on Bowdoin Street and grazed an adult.. The Globe, meanwhile, posts a copy of surveillance video showing Divan Silva being shot.
Dorchester

Brush fire races through Dorchester Park

A brush fire reported in Dorchester Park behind Carney Hospital around 3:45 a.m. went to one alarm before it was contained because of the difficulty firefighters had getting to the blaze, the Boston Fire Department says. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 03:45
Dorchester

Somebody shot on Lyndhurst Street in Dorchester

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 13:30Around 1:30 p.m. on Lyndhurst Street between Washington and Allston. Free tagging: GunsNeighborhoods: DorchesterTopics: Crime
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