Investigation Update: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester

 

Investigation Update: At about 8:42 PM on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers observed an adult male victim suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital by Boston EMS, where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim has since been identified as Carl Brown, 43, of Dorchester.

Although an arrest has been made in connection to this investigation, the Boston Police Department continues to actively review the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

 

BPD Photos of the Day: It's Prom Night in District B-3!

It is an exciting time for high school seniors as prom season is here, however some students may not be able to afford what it costs to attend prom and to create prom memories with their classmates. “Giving the Glam” is a non-profit organization that coordinates with the Boston Police Department’s District B-3 Community Service Officer Cynthia Brewington, and the Massachusetts Student Grant Programs to assist selected students in creating memorable —and as you can see, very glamorous— experiences for prom.

BPD Seeks Public’s Help in Effort to Identify Individual Wanted in Connection to Bank Robbery in Dorchester

The Boston Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating an individual as it relates to the following incident:

At about 10:51 AM on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a panic alarm at 305 Talbot Avenue (East Boston Savings Bank) in Dorchester. On arrival officers spoke to one of the tellers who stated an unknown white Hispanic male approached her window and passed her a note demanding money. The victim stated she handed over an undisclosed amount of US Currency to the suspect who took the money and the note, then fled on foot down Talbot Avenue toward Southern Avenue in Dorchester. A description of the suspect was broadcast and officers searched the area for him to no avail.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police District B-3 (Mattapan) Detectives at (617) 343-4712.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.

 

One Less Gun: One Under Arrest and Firearm Recovered in Dorchester

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One Less Gun: At about 11:07 PM on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, officers assigned to the Youth Violence Strike Force made an onsite arrest and recovered a loaded firearm in the area of 8 Darlington Street in Dorchester. While on patrol on the area of the aforementioned location, officers observed a motor vehicle fail to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Southern Avenue and Millet Street in Dorchester. Due to the infraction, officers conducted a traffic stop in front of 8 Darlington Street. Officers spoke to the operator, who was not in possession of his driver’s license. While speaking with the operator, officers observed a gun holster on the floor beside the operator’s foot and subsequently removed the operator from the vehicle. Officers then located a Ruger 9mm semi-automatic firearm loaded with five rounds of live ammunition, inside of the motor vehicle. The operator was taken into custody. 

Officers arrested Ernest Monell, 28-years-old, of Lakeville. Monell is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Loaded Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Loaded Firearm, 2nd and Subsequent Offense, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition Subsequent Offense. 

 

Investigation Update: One Arrested for Homicide in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester

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Investigation Update: At about 3:00 AM on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, detectives assigned to the Homicide Unit made an arrest in Brockton for a homicide in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester. Officers arrested Shakeem McNeill, 28-years-old, of Brockton. McNeill is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court for Murder. 

The facts and circumstances of the original incident are as follows: At about 8:42 PM on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers observed an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital by Boston EMS, where he was later pronounced deceased.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

 


Death Investigation in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester

 

At about 8:42 PM on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 95 Millet Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers observed an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital by Boston EMS, where he was later pronounced deceased.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

 

Suspect in Custody and Loaded Firearm Recovered After Traffic Stop in Dorchester

 

At about 10:50 PM on Saturday May 11, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) arrested Maxime Richardson, 35, of Dedham on firearm and motor vehicle related charges during a traffic stop in the area of 50 Rockwell Street in Dorchester. The officers were on patrol and had stopped a motor vehicle for a series of traffic infractions when they learned that the operator, later identified as Richardson, did not possess a valid driver’s license. After removing the suspect, they recovered a loaded 9mm Glock 17 inside the vehicle at which time the suspect was placed in custody without incident. The suspect will appear in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Carrying a Loaded Firearm, Possession of a Large Capacity Feeding Device and Operating a Motor Vehicle After Suspension or Revocation. Additionally, the suspect was issued motor vehicle citations for his infractions.

 

Keeping Boston Safe: Search Warrant Leads to One Arrest, Recovery of Firearm, Drugs, and Cash in Mattapan

 

Keeping Boston Safe: At about 12:45 PM on Thursday, May 9, 2019 members of the Citywide Drug Control Unit executed two search warrants resulting in one arrest in the area of 1023 Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan. As a result of the search warrants, officers recovered the following items: a Smith & Wesson model 3904 semi-automatic firearm loaded with 5 rounds of live ammunition, four rounds of live ammunition, multiple plastic bags containing crack cocaine, and an undisclosed amount of US Currency. 

Officers arrested Nelson Thomas, 43-years-old, of Mattapan. Thomas is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Firearm Violation with Three Prior Violent Crimes or Drug Offenses, and Possession with Intent to Distribute Class B Drugs. 

 

Officers Make On-Site Gun Arrest After Traffic Stop in Dorchester

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At about 8:59 PM, on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) made an on-site arrest for firearm related offenses at the intersection of Stratton Street and Westview Street in Dorchester. Officers initiated a traffic stop on Blue Hill Avenue near Westview Street, for a motor vehicle with a cancelled registration being operated by the driver, later identified as Leroy Frederick, 47, of Lynn, MA.  

As officers approached the motor vehicle to ask Mr. Frederick to produce his drivers license, he suddenly put the vehicle in gear and attempted to flee the scene. Officers reached into the vehicle to gain access through the driver’s side door. Mr. Frederick continued his attempt to put the vehicle in gear while still pressing on the gas pedal. Officers were able to take control over the vehicle but Mr. Frederick refused to be placed into handcuffs and resisted officers’ attempts several times while reaching towards his front waist band. As officers gained control of one of Mr. Frederick's arms, they immediately observed his hand on a firearm in his waist band area as if he were attempting to pull it out. Officers immediately grabbed the firearm as Mr. Frederick loosened his grip. Officers were able to place Mr. Frederick safely under arrest. 

Leroy Frederick will be arraigned in Dorchester District Court on the following charges. Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Failure to Submit to a Police Officer, Resisting Arrest, and Operating After Suspended License.

Death Investigation in the area of Milton Avenue in Dorchester

 

DEATH INVESTIGATION: At about 10:05 AM, on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of Milton Avenue in Dorchester. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim inside a residence suffering from wounds. The victim, suffering life threatening injuries, was pronounced non-viable on scene.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

 

One Less Gun: Two Under Arrest and Firearm Recovered in Mattapan

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One Less Gun: At about 5:23 PM on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) made two arrests and recovered a loaded firearm in the area of 1186 Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan. While on patrol in the area of 1212 Blue Hill Ave, officers noticed two males who observed the officers and immediately hurried away from them. Officers followed the males and observed them to be loitering in a “No Trespassing” area barring all unauthorized entry. Officers continued toward the two males who immediately fled upon seeing officers. Officers observed one of the males throw a small bag onto the roof of one of the businesses in the area. At this time, officers gave chase and pursued the males on foot into a local business at 1186 Blue Hill Avenue. The two suspects then fled the area again, but were both located and secured a short time later as officers and detectives continued their investigation into the bag which had been thrown onto the roof of the businesses at 1186 Blue Hill Avenue. Inside of the bag, officers discovered a Glock 26 .9mm firearm loaded with nine rounds of live ammunition. The firearm was safely removed from the roof with the assistance of the Boston Fire Department. 

Officers arrested Kerry Charlotin, 29-years-old, of Hyde Park and Jabrill Andrews, 26-years-old, of Mattapan. Both are expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court. Andrews is charged with Trespassing while Charlotin is charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Carrying a Loaded Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, and Trespassing.  

 

BPD in the Community: Students from Mildred Ave Community Center Enjoy a Day of Fun Courtesy of Suffolk Construction and Officers from District B-3 in Mattapan

BPD in the Community: On Monday, April 29, 2019, the BPD’s Bureau of Community Engagement provided high levels of good cheer and great fun for the students at the Mildred Avenue Community Center in Mattapan. As you can see in the photos, the kids had a wonderful time and smiles were most assuredly in high supply as the kids played sports and participated in a raffle while dining on free hamburgers and hot dogs fresh off of the grill. The BPD Ice Cream Truck made an appearance and provided all the frosty treats the kids could eat. Special thanks to Suffolk Construction for providing and donating all the raffle prizes which consisted of some great items including bicycles, helmets and multiple gift cards for movies and food establishments. All in all, a great time had by some really great kids.

14-Year-Old Suspect Under Arrest After Replica Firearm Recovered at the Mildred K-8 School in Mattapan

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ONE LESS GUN: At about 8:45 AM, on Thursday, April 25, 2019, Boston School Police officers arrested a 14-year-old male from Dorchester after a firearm (see photo), later determined to be a BB gun, was recovered during an administrative search at the Mildred Avenue K-8 School located at 5 Mildred Avenue in Mattapan. The suspect was placed in custody without incident and has since been arraigned in Dorchester Juvenile Court on one charge of Possession of a Firearm on School Property.

 

Officers Arrest Juvenile on Gun Related Charges

 

At about 5:36 PM, on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) made an on-site arrest for firearm related offenses in the area of 34 Stratton Street. Officers were on patrol in the area of Stratton Street and Westview Street when they observed a juvenile known to them enter into a courtyard carrying a small bag. 

As officers approached the juvenile, they observed him place something in the neighboring unit's grill. Officers opened the cover of the grill which revealed a bag which contained a firearm.  The Ruger P89 9mm had one live round in the chamber and a 10-round magazine with 10 lives rounds. 

The male juvenile suspect was charged with: Delinquent to wit; Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, and Delinquent to wit; Unlawful Possession of Ammunition. He will be arraigned in Dorchester Juvenile District Court.

 

Death Investigation in the area of 12 Violet Street in Mattapan

 

DEATH INVESTIGATION: At about 11:10 PM, on Saturday, April 13, 2019, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 12 Violet Street in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located two male victims approximately in their late 40’s, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to local area hospitals where they were pronounced deceased.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.

If you find yourself in need of emotional support or needing to talk to someone about distressing events in your community, the Boston Neighborhood Trauma Team (NTT) provides free, private support 24/7 at (617) 431-0125 or by visiting BPHC.org/trauma.

Multi-Agency Investigation Leads to Arrest of One and Recovery of a Loaded Firearm in Dorchester

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At about 6:42 PM on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, members of the Youth Violence Strike Force assisted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) made an on-site arrest and recovered a loaded firearm in the area of 12 Darlington Street in Dorchester. As part of an extensive ongoing, multi-agency investigation, officers arrested Justin Brown, 18-years-old, of Dorchester following a brief struggle in the area of the aforementioned location. Upon taking the suspect into custody, officers recovered a Ruger LCP .380 semi-automatic firearm loaded with five rounds of live ammunition from the suspect’s jacket pocket. 

Brown is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm with an Obliterated Serial Number, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, and Carrying a Loaded Firearm on a Public Way.  

 

Keeping Boston Safe: Search Warrant Yields Recovery of Firearm, Ammunition, Drugs and Cash in Dorchester

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Keeping Boston Safe: At approximately 11:33 AM on Monday, April 8, 2019 members of the District C-6 (South Boston) and B-3 (Mattapan) Drug Control Units executed a search warrant of a residence in the area of 41 Evans Street in Dorchester. As a result, the following items were recovered: 9 MM Ruger semi-automatic firearm loaded with three rounds of live ammunition, over three -hundred and fifty rounds of live ammunition, multiple bags of a substance believed to be cocaine, approximately four ounces of marijuana, and an undisclosed amount of US Currency. 

Officers arrested Malcolm Hall, 29-years-old, of Dorchester and Alexander Leviner, 54-years-old, of Dorchester. Hall is charged with Unlawful Possession of Ammunition and Possession with Intent to Distribute Class B Drugs. Leviner is charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm with an Obliterated Serial Number, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, and Possession of Class A Drugs. Both are expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court.

 

Investigation Update: Arrest Made in Connection to Homicide in Mattapan 

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Investigation Update: Boston Police Homicide Detectives have charged Anthony Davis, 37-years-old, of Mattapan, with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm 4th Offense, and Armed Career Criminal Level 1 in the homicide investigation of Eleanor Maloney, 74-years-old, of Mattapan.

Davis is currently admitted to a local Boston hospital and is expected to be arraigned at a later date. 

The Boston Police Department continues to review the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

 Community members wishing to assist this search anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.

 

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 10 Mattapan Street in Mattapan

UPDATE: At about 4:57pm, on Saturday, April 6, 2019, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 10 Mattapan Street in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located an elderly female victim suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. That victim has since been identified as Eleanor Maloney, 74, of Mattapan.

The Boston Police Department continues to review the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

 Community members wishing to assist this search anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.

Death Investigation in the area of 10 Mattapan Street in Mattapan

 

Death Investigation in the area of 10 Mattapan Street in Mattapan: At about 4:57pm, on Saturday, April 6, 2019, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 10 Mattapan Street in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located an elderly female victim suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. Additionally, officers located two adult males suffering from non-life threatening gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to area hospitals for treatment and further evaluation of their injuries.

The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470.

 Community members wishing to assist this search anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.