Cop in Critical Condition After Being Shot Near JP; Suspect Killed

Location where suspect shot and killed, police officer shot on Friday, March 27, 2015.

UPDATE, Monday, 6:30 a.m. — The officer, John Moynihan, is in stable condition after hours of surgery to remove a bullet from his neck, according to Universal Hub. Police identified the man killed as Angelo West, 41, of Hyde Park.


A Boston Police officer was shot in the face and a suspect shot and killed in the H-block section of Roxbury on Friday, according to multiple reports.

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Mayor’s One Direction Quip During Twitter Chat Goes Viral

Mayor Marty Walsh took to social media Wednesday afternoon to field questions during a Twitter chat. And while he was asked about affordable housing, schools and of course the Olympic bid, an off-hand quip about a boy band is what went viral. The answer above was retweeted 3,400 times as of Thursday morning.

Here’s a replay of questions fielded by the mayor and his answers.

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