Sunday, July 22, 2012
Reports a person has been stabbed following a knife fight in the area.
UPDATE, Monday, 4:15 p.m. — State Police say the knife attacker failed to cut his victim. For more, please see this follow-up story. ~~~~~ Following initial reports of a stabbing in the Stony Brook area, Boston Police say they received a call about a person with a knife in the area. The call came in just before 4:20 p.m. Sunday afternoon. According to reports, two men are now in custody. A foot search is on for a possible third suspect. The area near Stony Brook is full of people today celebrating Convite Banilejo, which honors Boston's ties to the Dominican city of Baní. That isn't to say the festival and the stabbing are connected, merely that both events took place in the same area. Jamaica Plain Patch will bring you more information …
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Riders responded to a woman's call "They stole my phone!" and held down a suspect until police could arrest the man.
MBTA passengers rallied to a woman's call of "They stole my phone!" and wrestled a suspect to the floor at Stony Brook T. The incident took place on Friday at 12:24 a.m. Just as an Orange Line train opened its doors, someone grabbed a cell phone from a passenger and fled with two other men. All three had been sitting near the victim: One to her left and two across from her. The woman's cry for help didn't go unheeded, according to a Transit Police report. A witness, who had reached the top of the escalator, heard the call and wrapped the main suspect in a bear hug to bring him down. One of the suspects' associates hit the witness twice, briefly freeing the main suspect. But that didn't last long, as three other riders grabbed the main …
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
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Today's reports include a street robbery in which a firearm was used at the Stony Brook T. Unless otherwise indicated, the incidents took place Monday, Feb. 7. These reports were collected from the Boston Police Department, District E-13. The following reports did not have a specific street address: Persons arrested are innocent until proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.