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Another woman robbed by a teen in the South End on Saturday; police followed tracking software to suspect

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 20:45Boston Police report arresting a 15-year-old on charges he "ran towards her and snatched her purse which contained her wallet, cash and her iPhone" around 8:45 p.m. on Saturday at Shawmut Avenue and Waltham Street. The kid, along with three or four friends, then ran away. Neighborhoods: South EndTopics: Crime
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Teens arrested for South End robberies; police say they used BB guns shaped like real weapons

Boston Police report arresting three teens - two 15 and one 13 - for one of the armed holdups in the South End last night. Police say officers alerted by radio to a robbery near Titus Sparrow Park around 10:10 p.m. found three guys matching the description of the robbers on Massachusetts Avenue near Huntington.
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Police investigate two armed muggings in the South End

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 21:45UPDATE: Three teens arrested for at least one of the attacks. Stanley Staco reports a woman was held up at gunpoint at W. Newton and Tremont streets around 9:45 p.m. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in his early 20s, with a black gun.Free tagging: KnivesTremont StreetNeighborhoods: South EndTopics: Crime
Eight Streets Neighborhood Association

March Business Meeting

Our next business meeting is Tuesday, March 10th at Project Place (Corner of Washington & East Berkeley).   Enter in the door next to Meyers and Chang  Please arrive before 7:30, as the external doors lock at that time.  Meeting format:6:30-7 - Neighborhood Networking.   Meet your neighbors in an informal setting.7-8:30 - Business meeting. Our guest speaker will be state representative Aaron Michlewitz.   After some words from Aaron, the floor will be open for your questions, so bring any State Government questions with you.Proposed local business Shawmut Yoga should be joining us to speak about their planned opening on Shawmut ave.   Feedback form abutters is welcome.    Bernard will let us know about some Peters park fundraising ...
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