District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) Headquarters, Boston Police

One Dead After Saturday Night Shooting on South Street

A shooting on South Street by a barbershop left one victim dead on Saturday night. Boston Police were called to the area of 140 South St. around 9:48 pm for a report of a shooting and found a male, believed to be in his 20s, suffering from a gunshot wound, according to bpdnews.com. The victim was transported to an area hospital and later succumbed from his injuries. The Professional Barber Shop is located at 140 South St., and Boston Police were going in and out of that location after the shooting.

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Murder Victims Identified; 3 Arrested by Murder Scene, 2 on Gun Charges

The two men shot to death on Friday night in Jackson Square have been identified by Boston Police. The two victims were shot dead near 277 Centre St. by the Mildred C. Hailey Apartments around 9:41 pm on Friday night. The two victims have been identified as Christopher Joyce, 23, and Clayborn Blair, 58. Both men were from Boston, and neither lived at the Mildred C. Hailey Apartments, but had ties to the Boston Housing Authority run apartment complex, according to the Boston Globe.

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Boston Police wagon for District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) on Green Street Friday, April 18, 2014

Two Wounded in Shooting But Will Not Tell Cops Where It Happened

Boston Police confirm that two people were shot Thursday afternoon -- but it's no longer clear if the violence actually took place near Forest Hills Station. Officer Stephen McNulty said the two's injuries aren't considered life threatening. Boston Police initially told the Globe the violence took place at Arborway and Morton just before 5 p.m. Thursday. However, a more detailed account released Friday indicated that the victims and witnesses police spoke to were "not very cooperative," according to McNulty. The victims and witnesses would not say where the shooting took place or what caused it, according to police.

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District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) Headquarters, Boston Police

Woman, Man Wounded in School Street Shooting

A woman suffered critical injuries and a man was also hurt late Tuesday night in a shooting that took place in the 100-block of School Street. The Globe spoke to neighbors who said they heard an argument between people in two cars shortly before the shots rang out. For more on the incident, please visit the Globe.

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Emergency crews on Asticou Road on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015.

Teen Who Shot Bystanders at Forest Hills Gets 7 Years in Prison

A young man from JP admitted in court Monday that he opened fire at crowded Forest Hills Station, wounding two women. Superior Court Judge Peter Krupp sentenced Reginald Price, now 19, to seven years in prison with five years probation. Prosecutors had sought a sentence of 10 to 15 years. The shootings took place just before 2 p.m. on Jan. 26 as the busy transit hub was filled with commuters.

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